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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:34 pm

Bridge at Barba del Puerco:

40°49'37.05"N

6°44'52.58"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:36 pm

Almeida:

40°43'32.21"N

6°54'20.10"W

and the bridge over the Coa:

40°42'12.27"N

6°55'55.69"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:39 pm

Fort Conception:

40°42'11.03"N

6°48'15.50"W

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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:42 pm

Ciudad Rodrigo

Site of Lesser breach:

40°35'59.22"N

6°32'1.59"W

& Great breach:

40°36'0.40"N

6°32'11.39"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:45 pm

Salamanca:

40°53'34.18"N

5°37'34.90"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:47 pm

Talavera

39°59'7.04"N

4°50'50.94"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 2nd, 2013, 9:51 pm

Busaco:

40°22'7.97"N

8°21'34.10"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » July 4th, 2013, 6:53 pm

OXFORDMON wrote:and the bridge over the Coa: 40°42'12.27"N 6°55'55.69"W


I'm grateful for that one Andy. There are several bridges over the Coa and I still haven't found the bridge,

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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby OXFORDMON » July 21st, 2013, 2:56 pm

Battle of the Pyrenees:

Maya

43°12'40.63"N

1°28'24.96"W

Roncesvalles

43° 1'10.13"N

1°19'18.36"W

Sorauren

42°52'1.43"N

1°36'20.40"W
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Re: Peninsular War battlefield coordinates

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » July 21st, 2013, 7:26 pm

It's a big help to have these coordinates Andy. Thanks

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