Record Details

NHER Number:31707
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two spigot mortar emplacement at east end of village green


This World War Two mortar spigot emplacement was built in 1940. Its odd elliptical shape is due to faulty construction of this common design.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9993 2555
Map Sheet:TF92NE

Full description

In edge of former pit, grassed over as village green.
Mortar spigot. Metal pintel remains on mostly buried concrete dome.
E. Rose (NLA), 8 January 1996.

Spigot mortar base, date 1940. Situated in trees at east end of village green. Odd, almost elliptical shape due to faulty
construction, but of a common design.
See (S1).
D. Walker (NLA), July 1996.

Monument Types

  • SPIGOT MORTAR EMPLACEMENT (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Recording Form: [various]. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey Recording Form. Norfolk Defensive Structures Survey.

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