Record Details

NHER Number:32433
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of World War Two Coastal Battery


The site of a Coastal Battery. Its guns were removed after the war. A few concrete slabs remained visible until the 1980s, but nothing can be seen today.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9049 4584
Map Sheet:TF94NW

Full description

1940 Coastal Battery, designated '174 Battery KA'. Guns removed 1945 to 46. Few slabs of concrete remained in 1984, but now completely disappeared.
Survey No. C3-7.
Information from [1]. See record form in file.
D.Edwards (NLA) remembers this from 1950s.
D.Walker (NLA), July 1996.

See NAU report (S1) in file 35996.
D. Gurney (NLA), 22 August 2002.

Monument Types

  • COASTAL BATTERY (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished Document: NAU. 2000. NAU Report No. 532. Holkham Estate Survey..

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