|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Spigot mortar base|
A concrete and steel base for a spigot mortar, a World War Two anti tank weapon. Dating to about 1940, it was part of the anti invasion installations constructed at the time.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 8625 4417|
|Parish:||BURNHAM OVERY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
2000. Field Observation and Desk-based Assessment.
Site identified during archaeological assessment of Holkham Estate.
The lower part of a ?mortar spigot, about 1.8m high, with spigot surviving.
See report (S1) for further details.
K. Penn (NAU), 2 March 2001. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 28 April 2015.
- SPIGOT MORTAR EMPLACEMENT (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
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|<S1>||Unpublished Contractor Report: Penn, K. 2000. The Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk. Archaeological Survey (Final Report). Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 532. |
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