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Tickets Alert: Visit the Chatley Heath semaphore tower
Tickets Alert: Visit the Chatley Heath semaphore tower

Tickets Alert: Visit the Chatley Heath semaphore tower

A unique remnant from the Napoleonic era, the only surviving semaphore tower in Britain can be found next to the M25 and is having an open weekend in June.

Feb
15
Chatley Heath semaphore tower saved
Chatley Heath semaphore tower saved

Chatley Heath semaphore tower saved

A tower on the edge of London in danger of ruin has been saved following a campaign, and will be restored and opened to the public.

Jul
09
2019
Saving the UK’s last working semaphore tower – in South-West London
Saving the UK’s last working semaphore tower – in South-West London

Saving the UK’s last working semaphore tower – in South-West London

Just on the edge of London lies an architectural and military marvel -- a relic of the time Britain feared invasion by France.

Jun
11
2019