Record Details

NHER Number:20985
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two pillbox or air raid shelter

Summary

In 1984 a pillbox or air raid shelter was noted on this site. It is a rectangular brick building with a shielded entrance and a concrete slab roof. It resembles a Home Guard pillbox, but is more probably connected with Hethel airfield to the north.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 1499 0003
Map Sheet:TG10SW
Parish:WRENINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pillbox or air raid shelter.
Brick rectangular building with shielded entrance and concrete slab roof. Resembles Home Guard pillbox but more probably connected with Hethel airfield to north.
E. Rose (NAU), 10 December 1984

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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