Record Details

NHER Number:18382
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two pillbox

Summary

A common type 22 hexagonal concrete and brick pillbox, built in about 1940 as part of a network of anti-invasion defences of the time.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0892 2694
Map Sheet:TG02NE
Parish:WOOD DALLING, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1982. Visited.
Pill box.
Polygonal. Concrete with brick inner skin, outer brick skin removed. Lacks usual central pillar.
In unusual position between former wood (cemetery extension) and field to south.
E. Rose (NAU), 16 September 1982.

See record form in file by source [1], who adds:
Common type 22 pillbox, date about 1940. Situated in field behind church. Unusual location.
Survey Number F4-1.
D.Walker (NLA), July 1996.

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TG 0826H-K.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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