Ramsgate Tunnels

Rating
[Total: 0 Average: 0]

Ramsgate Tunnels,
Experience What Underground Life Was Like in a Frontline Town.

As the second World War approached, Ramsgate Borough Council embarked on ambitious but controversial plans to create a network of Deep Shelter tunnels linking to a former Railway Tunnel which would provide shelter for 60,000 people. Despite initial resistance from government the plan was finally given the go ahead and the network was formally opened by The Duke of Kent on 1st June 1939.

Source: Whats Local

Leave a Reply