Monument record BNC 031 - World War II anti tank ditch.

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World War II anti tank ditch, visible as an earthwork in 1945, north of Blackwater Covert, extending from Beachfarm Marshes to Benacre Broad.


Grid reference Centred TM 52169 84014 (363m by 751m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A World War II anti tank ditch is visible in 1945, extending from TM 52358433 to TM 52248363, extending across the higher ground between Beachfarm Marshes and Benacre Broad north of Blackwater Covert (S1). The ditch may well have been constructed before 1945 but no photographic coverage was available to support this.
Formerly given HER reference number in error (duplication) as BNC 022.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 106G/UK/930 Frames 4186-4187.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 14 2013 10:03AM

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