Monument record EBV 026 - World War II anti invasion defences, consisting of a line of scaffolding and barbed wire.

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Summary

World War II anti invasion defences, visible in 1941 along the Suffolk Coast in Easton Bavents parish and consisting of a line of scaffolding and barbed wire.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 51679 78471 (959m by 2310m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM57NW
Civil Parish EASTON BAVENTS, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish REYDON, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

World War II anti invasion defences are visible extending along the Suffolk coast in Easton Bavents parish in 1941 (from TM and consist of a line of scaffolding sometimes backed up by at least one line of barbed wire (S1). The defences in Easton Bavents parish have since been largely eroded away.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2A/BR165 Frames 19-24.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 10 2020 2:17PM

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