Record Details

NHER Number:26856
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of World War Two pillbox

Summary

A World War Two military structure, probably a pillbox, is visible on 1944 RAF aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 66634 37321
Map Sheet:TF63NE
Parish:HEACHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 2002. Norfolk NMP.
Rectangular pillbox structure visible on 1944 aerial photographs (S1). It is slightly L-shaped with an extension to the southwest and is measures 8.5m by 5.5m. It is possibly a type 28, the same as NHER 23516, further down the coast to the south.
S. Massey (NMP), 6 September 2002.

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (World War Two to 21st Century - 1939 AD to 2100 AD?)
  • STRUCTURE (World War Two to 21st Century - 1939 AD to 2100 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1944. RAF 106G/LA/67 3124-5 02-DEC-1944.

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