Record Details

NHER Number:32705
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two pillbox

Summary

A common type 22 hexagonal concrete pillbox, dating to about 1940 and part of the anti invasion defences of the time. This structure is visible extant on aerial photographs until at least 1993.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 948 865
Map Sheet:TL98NW
Parish:BRIDGHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Common World War II type 22 pill box.
Survey No. Q4-6.
Information from [1]. See record form in file.
D.Walker (NLA) August 1996.

November 2010. Norfolk NMP.
The concrete pillbox is visible as a structure on aerial photographs (S1-S3) until at least 1993. It has not been mapped since it is recorded on Landline maps of the area.
E. Bales (NMP), 19 Nov 2010.

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Vertical Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1968. RAF 58/8860 0143-4 02-JUL-1968 (NMR).
<S2>Vertical Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1989. OS/89407 147-8 05-SEPT-1989 (NMR).
<S3>Vertical Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1993. OS/93334 025-6 07-JUN-1993 (NMR).

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