ST7559 : Pill Box at Wellow Brook

taken 9 years ago, near to Twinhoe, Bath And North East Somerset, Great Britain

Pill Box at Wellow Brook
Pill Box at Wellow Brook
There are a few World War Two pill boxes on Wellow Brook, this one being one of the best preserved. Because the river is not very navigable it could be part of the GHQ stop line which stretched from Kent to Somerset. The pillboxes were placed to help prevent an invading army crossing a natural obstacle such as a stream.
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ST7559, 27 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 March, 2009
Category
Pillboxes   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 758 590 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:19.8070N 2:20.9063W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 757 591
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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