Record Details

NHER Number:32420
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two anti tank obstacles, Bone's Drove

Summary

World War Two anti tank blocks and rails on either side of a track, close to other World War Two anti tank obstacles, NHER 34642.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8778 4411
Map Sheet:TF84SE
Parish:HOLKHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Quite rare anti tank rails and common blocks on each side of track.
Date 1940.
Survey No. C3-1.
Information from [1]. See (S1) in file.
D. Walker (NLA), July 1996.

18 August 1999.
Block and rail on east side of track.
On west side, only the rail seen. Has the block been removed? Fallen in to ditch/undergrowth?
D. Gurney (NLA), 19 August 1999.

1946. RAF air photography.
Shows the lines of anti tank blocks with at least 3 blocks, 2 to the west and 1 to the east of the trackway.
See (S2) in file.
A. Miller (Suffolk CC NMP).
D. Gurney (NLA), 13 February 2002.

See (S3) in file NHER 35996.
D. Gurney (NLA), 22 August 2002.

Monument Types

  • ANTI TANK BLOCK (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
  • ANTI TANK VERTICAL RAIL (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
  • ROAD BLOCK (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
  • TANK TRAP (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1946. RAF 106G/UK/1430 Frames 4092-4.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey record form.
<S2>Map: NMP Plot.
<S3>Unpublished document: NAU. 2000. NAU Report No. 532. Holkham Estate Survey..

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