Record Details

NHER Number:16129
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two pillbox


A Type 24, hexagonal brick pillbox from World War Two.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9751 3612
Map Sheet:TF93NE

Full description

May 1980. Field Observation.
A hexagonal brick pillbox was observed at this location.
It is in poor condition.
These details were recorded on an HER record card (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 13 May 1980.

May 1992. Field Observation.
This pillbox was examined as part of the Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey.
It is a Type 24 and it was noted that the gate was still in place.
Its condition was deemed to be good, with no apparent threats.
A sketch plan was compiled (S2) and a photograph (slide format) was taken of the exterior. The slide was not retained.
H. Hamilton (HES), 27 February 2020.

March 2000. Field Observation.
No change was observed in the condition of the pillbox.
E. Rose (NLA), March 2000.

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>Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S2>Recording Form: [various]. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey Recording Form. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey.

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