Record Details

NHER Number:32419
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two Allan Williams turret


A rare example of a World War Two Allan Williams turret set in a hedgeline.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 8971 4387
Map Sheet:TF84SE

Full description

Rare Alan Williams turret (date 1940). Set in hedgeline, 20m from A149.
Survey No. C3-6.
Information from [1]. See (S1) in file.
Comp. D.Walker (NLA) July 1996.

2000. Field Observation and Desk-based Assessment.
Site visited and considered as part of archaeological assessment of Holkham Estate.
Lost. No visible sign of the object when site visited in August 2000.
See report (S2) for further details.
P. Watkins (HES), 28 April 2015.

Monument Types

  • ALLAN WILLIAMS TURRET (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: Kent, P.. 1995. KHK 31.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Recording Form: [various]. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey Recording Form. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey.
<S2>Unpublished Contractor Report: Penn, K. 2000.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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