Monument record ADT 055 - World War II tank trap.
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 35505 41313 (892m by 1596m)|
|Civil Parish||ALDERTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
|Civil Parish||BAWDSEY, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (1)
An extensive stretch of World War II scaffolding can be seen running through Alderton and Bawdsey parishes from TM362421 to TM356405 on aerial photographs. It would have formed a defensive line to protect against invasion from the coast. (S1)
The scaffolding has been removed by October 1945.
See ADT 056 for anti-tank ditch on similar alignment.
- <S1> SSF50005 Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. S423 2-4 20-AUG-1941.
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Jun 7 2013 12:04PM