Monument record DUN 108 - World War II anti-tank cubes.

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Summary

Anti-tank cubes. 3ft square cubes, which have probably been moved since 1945. They now form a sea defence as they are placed in a row against each other. They also have a row of huts built on top of them for fishing boat winches and other fishing gear. There are approx. 40 cubes visible. Others may be hidden under a modern shingle bank sea defence to the N.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4790 7072 (0m by 50m)
Map sheet TM47SE
Civil Parish DUNWICH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

To the rear of the beach and in front of car park, Dunwich. Anti-tank cubes. 3ft square cubes, which have probably been moved since 1945. They now form a sea defence as they are placed in a row against each other. They also have a row of huts built on top of them for fishing boat winches and other fishing gear. There are approx. 40 cubes visible. Others may be hidden under a modern shingle bank sea defence to the N.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Digital archive: Defence of Britain Project archive. UORN: S0011724.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 31 2012 5:41PM

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