Monument record KSS 045 - Two World War II bomb craters.

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A pair of World War II bomb craters close to Heathland Beach Caravan Park


Grid reference Centred TM 53246 87828 (57m by 55m)
Map sheet TM58NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Two bomb craters can be seen on 1941 aerial photographs (S1) in a field close to Heathland Beach Caravan Park. The craters appear to be quite fresh at this date (June 1941). They are still clearly visible as earthworks in 1944 (S2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2BC/BR173 FrmJ12 17-Jun-1941.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. HLA/686 Frm3194 2-Mar-1944.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2013 3:11PM

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