Record Details

NHER Number:32556
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War One pillbox

Summary

A rare World War One pillbox, dated to between 1916 and 1918 and hidden in a hedge behind NHER 32557, was recorded at this site in 1996.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2716 3340
Map Sheet:TG23SE
Parish:SWAFIELD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Rare World War One pill box hidden in hedge behind NHER 32557.
Dated to around 1916 to 18.
Survey No. G2-5, (S1). [1]
See record form in file.
D. Walker (NLA), July 1996.

June 2014.
Almost invisible and hard to find in dense undergrowth, and half-filled with soil at the entrance.
D. Gurney (HES), 18 June 2014.

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (World War One - 1914 AD to 1918 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: Kent, P.. 1994. KHD 19.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey record form.

Related records - none

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