Monument record BNC 067 - World War II strongpoint.

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World War II strongpoint visible in 1941 northeast fo Benacre Broad and since eroded away.


Grid reference Centred TM 53401 83203 (103m by 81m)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

A World War II strongpoint is visible in 1941 at TM 534832, northeast of Benacre Broad. The site comprises two possible pillboxes and a trench system within a barbed wire circuit (with access to the southwest, south and southeast) (S1). The trench system is expanded slightly by 1943 (S2). The site has since been eroded away.
Initially numbered as BNC 029 during pilot survey of intertial area. Re-numbered Nov 2004

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2BC/BR173 Cam. VK Frames 3-4.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. AC/165 Frames 5059-5060.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 14 2013 10:10AM

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