Record Details

NHER Number:24210
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two pillbox


A pillbox, from World War Two.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 5856 0092
Map Sheet:TF50SE

Full description

Six sided concrete pill box faced in brick, now used as chemical store.
Stated by farmer to have been erected to protect Denver Sluice.
R. Silvester (NAU) 3 December 1987.

World War II anti-aircraft artillery.
See file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 28 January 1997.

See (S1) which adds:
Standard 1940 type 24 pillbox facing northeast towards bridges.
Now used as a paint store with oil tanks on roof and bricked up loopholes.
Survey No. I2-23.
D. Walker (NLA) July 1996.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: Dobinson, C.S.. 1996. Twentieth Century Fortifications in England.. Vol I(4), p 605.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: 1995. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey.

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