Record Details

NHER Number:41605
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two anti tank blocks

Summary

Two World War Two anti tank blocks were recorded here during the Norfolk Rapid Coastal Survey. The same blocks may have been recorded as NHER 15113.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 51069 16487
Map Sheet:TG51NW
Parish:HEMSBY, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

May-November 2004. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey.
Inter-tidal survey (Environmental Zone 22), Context 252.
Two Second World War anti tank concrete blocks were found on the sloping front face of the sand dunes.
See assessment report (S1) for further details.
The associated archive has been deposited with the Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 2017.421).
J. Allen (NLA), 26 April 2005. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 21 July 2019.

May be those recorded under NHER 15113.
J. Allen (NLA), 21 July 2005.

Monument Types

  • ANTI TANK BLOCK (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Robertson, D., Crawley, P., Barker, A., and Whitmore, S. 2005. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey. Assessment Report and Updated Project Design. Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 1045.

Related records

15113Related to: World War Two defences at Newport, Hemsby (Monument)

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