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The West Blockhouse was to see more use in the 20th century during the two World Wars than in the 19th.
About 100 yards distant he ordered his men to lie down and fire at the blockhouse.
Exactly 100 years ago, during the third Battle of Ypres, an attack by British and French troops faltered because a concealed blockhouse was being defended by a machine gun post of the German army.
Fred Dancox, of Worcester, launched a single-handed attack on a German blockhouse at Poelcappelle, near Ypres, nearly a century ago in the autumn of 1917.
My favourite donnybrook over scarce resources and development took place in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, in a small town called Blockhouse not far from where I have a summer cottage.
Blockhouse was a recording studio and recording project in the late 80's/Early 90's based in Stratford, East London.
Ac yntau'n sarjant yn nhrydedd frwydr Ypres, Gwlad Belg, ar 31 Gorffennaf 1917, fe ymosododd ar ddau blockhouse o filwyr Almaeneg ar ben ei hun.
She could not get a job at Auckland Hospital because of her limited experience, so applied for a position at an aged-care facility in Blockhouse Bay.
Sleeps eight Perched on a cliff overlooking the sea, West Blockhouse was built to house a garrison of 34 men and one officer.
As the composite group returned to the RCR lines, Pope spotted a German blockhouse three hundred yards distant, on Valguarnera's southern outskirts.
It truly took sail in October 1928 when the Navy implemented training for its inaugural class of 'foreign wireless communications intercept' operators in a blockhouse on the roof of the old Navy Department building, and the "On-the-Roof Gang" was born.