Record Details

NHER Number:32695
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two spigot mortar emplacement

Summary

A World War Two spigot mortar emplacement once stood here in order to cover any approach over the Nun's Bridges. It was destroyed at some time prior to April 1994.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 874 824
Map Sheet:TL88SE
Parish:THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

April 1994. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey. Survey No. Q3-10.
Location of a World War Two spigot mortar gun emplacement which once covered Nun's Bridges.
No remains could be identified during the survey. The structure has likely been demolished.
See (S1) for further details.
D. Walker (NLA) August 1996.
Updated H. Hamilton (NLA), 03 July 2008.

Monument Types

  • SPIGOT MORTAR EMPLACEMENT (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Unpublished document: Kent, P.. 1994. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey record form.

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