The Crater at Hill 60
As part of the opening moves of the Third Battle of Ypres in 1917 miners detonated a massive explosion under the German position on Hill 60 ( as depicted in the recent movie). Now this hole has to be seen to be believed!
|One of the German Bunkers that litter the landscape in the area|
|The Crater from the top.|
|Standing about halway down|
|The photo that gives the best sense of scale- you can see the scale against the person standing at the top of the crater in the center of the picture|