Monument record EBV 051 - World War II strongpoint, now eroded away.

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Summary

World War II strongpoint, now eroded away. Formerly EBV 015

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 51535 78285 (206m by 247m)
Map sheet TM57NW
Civil Parish EASTON BAVENTS, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish REYDON, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (5)

Full Description

World War II strongpoint comprising three probable pillboxes (at TM 51577819, TM 51607827 and TM 51487836) and numerous slit trenches within a barbed wire circuit (the south side of which is however unclear), at TM 515783 (S1). The strongpoint was part of a chain of coastal defences started in 1940 (S2) but has since been eroded away.
Formerly EBV 015

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2BC/BR173 Cam. Pos. VA Frames 8-10.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2/BR11/14 Frame 41.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 10 2020 2:23PM

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