Hill 60 is a touching site to visit. The giant craters and tattered landscape left as it was at the end of WWI, supposedly one of the locations the Germans first used Gas. There is a bunker on the premises which originally was an allied bunker, but the addition (just about everything you can see) with the door facing away from Ieper shows the germans captrued it and had used it for themselves. The Germans threw whatever metal they could find in the concrete and if you look closely you can see a grenade in it, just above one of the windows. There is remnant of a German mine laying on the premesis, it would have been filled with explosives and dropped down holes dug towards the allied tunnels. The crater immediately across the train tracks from the main site is so large it is impossible to comprehend the explosion that would have made it. You can see what a good view and vantage point over the city the Germans had for the majority of the war.
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