Monument record KSS 072 - Wolrd War II strongpoint on the beach.

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World War II strongpoint on Kessingland beach, visible in 1941.


Grid reference Centred TM 53623 84832 (47m by 97m)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

A World War II strongpoint, visible in 1941 on Kessingland Beach, at TM 53628483. The site comprises a pillbox with associated trench system and a possible weapons pit and overlooks the beach defences to the east. (S1-2)
Initially numbered as KSS 034 during pilot survey of intertial area. Re-numbered Nov 2004

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2BC/BR173 Cam. VK Frames 6-7.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2A/BR165 Frames 7-8.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Aug 7 2013 3:23PM

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