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Atlantic Wall - The Leaning Tower @ Oye Plage

This tower is a touristic curiosity between camping sites, nature reserves, residential areas and dunes full of bunkers and buckthorn plants.

This tower, built by Russian war prisoners looked like a church. During wartime a clock and stained glass were painted on the walls to mislead the English pilots flying over.  

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    Some of the fortifications are broken in pieces, others are still standing on the top of the dunes…