Record Details

NHER Number:32356
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two gun emplacement

Summary

A rare type of World War Two gun emplacement on the south bank of Pophams Eau.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 5446 0097
Map Sheet:TF50SW
Parish:NORDELPH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Quite rare 1940 type 28a emplacement for 2 pdr anti-tank gun.
Hooked rods set into embrasure similar to examples seen in Cambridgeshire.
Situated on south bank of Pophams Eau west of pumping station.
Survey No. I2-11.
See (S1) in file by source [1].
D. Walker (NLA) July 1996.

Monument Types

  • GUN EMPLACEMENT (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Recording Form: [various]. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey Recording Form. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey.

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