Thesaurus Term/Concept: COASTAL BATTERY

Identifier 71817
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A defensive gun battery positioned to face out to sea to fire on enemy ships and amphibious craft.

Broader Terms/Concepts (3)

Related Terms/Concepts (3)

Narrower Terms/Concepts (2)

Instances/Examples (27)

Context Record
Monument Type MSF45516 North Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MSF46551 16th century coastal defences (Monument)
Monument Type MSF46543 16th century coastal defences (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19707 A World War II coastal battery and associated features. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19810 A World War II Coastal Battery. (Monument)
Monument Type MSF45515 Artillery defences at Lowestoft are to three batteries built in the reign of Henry VIII in 1540. (Monument)
Monument Type MSF25827 Battery/Signal Towers (Site of); Orford Battery (1779) (Monument)
Monument Type MSF44844 Higham Bulwark (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19957 Manor House Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MSF11678 Martello Tower N; Waltonferry; Felixstowe Container Port (PMed) (Monument)
Monument Type MSF45517 Ness Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19171 Pair of World War II gun emplacements. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19358 Post Medieval Coastal Battery. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19968 Post Medieval practice battery located to the south of Landguard Fort. (Monument)
Monument Type MSF45382 South Fort (Monument)
Monument Type MSF27615 South Pier Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MSF18197 The Gun Site, Aldeburgh (Monument)
Monument Type MXS18925 World War II Coastal Artillery battery and associated buildings and structures. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS18929 World War II Coastal Artillery Battery Command Post, visible in 1943 under construction east of Covehithe. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS18879 World War II Coastal Artillery Battery, visible in 1941 at Easton Woods. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19189 World War II coastal battery. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19482 World War II military camp and coastal battery. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19190 World War II trench shelters and nissen huts with nearby trench and pillbox. (Monument)
Monument Type MSX27712 World War Two Coastal Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MSX27713 World War Two Coastal Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MSX27436 World War Two Coastal Emergency Gun Battery (Monument)
Monument Type MSF15390 WW2 Brackenbury Battery (Mod) (Monument)