Monument record COV 048 - World War II defended site and associated features.

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World War II defended site and associated features, visible in 1941 northwest of Covehithe.


Grid reference Centred TM 51963 81986 (165m by 135m)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

A World War II defended site, comprising a trench system and Type 23 pillbox, is visible in 1941 at TM 518819, northwest of Covehithe. To the northeast of these features are at least two emplacements and what appears to be either a dummy trench system or the laying out lines for an intended trench system relating to the emplacements. (S1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2BC/BR173 Cam. VB Frames 1-2.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Oct 21 2004 4:56PM

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