• Castles, Forts and Military complexes,  Denmark

    Camp Century

    Secret American military base established in 1959, and abandoned in 1967. Nuclear reactor and a dieselpowered generator. The plan was to excavate 2.500 miles of tunnels in the snow, and be able to store and launch 600 nuclear missiles. The…

  • Denmark,  Ships, Submarines and Harbors

    Russian Submarine

    Just of the coast of Bornholm, lies a sunken whiskey class submarine. It was one of many soviet submarines, that were dismantled, and was on its way from Russia to Nakskov.When it passed the island of Bornholm, on the 14th…

  • Denmark,  Military,  World War II

    German WWII Radar

    Bornholm is situated between Sweden, Germany and Poland, and all traffic between Russias baltic ports and the rest of the world must pass the island. Therefore the Germans had placed a radar, two submarine listening posts and began the construction…

  • Commercial buildings,  Denmark

    The ammonia tank

    Near the harbour in Odense, there is a giant ammonia tank. It’s hard to find information about it, but a bit of research has given the following information: It’s built sometime between 1960 and 1965, and was owned in partnership…