TF8944 : WW2 composite pillbox beside dismantled railway line

taken 7 years ago, near to Holkham, Norfolk, Great Britain

WW2 composite pillbox beside dismantled railway line
WW2 composite pillbox beside dismantled railway line
This composite pillbox consists of two Vickers machine gun emplacements that were set together at an angle to give fields of fire, from the main embrasures, at 90 degrees to each other. It stands on a concrete foundation raft. The pillbox is situated in a cattle pasture to the east of Lady Anne's Drive immediately south of the dismantled trackbed of the Hunstanton to Wells railway line. It has the DOB site reference number S0001179.
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TF8944, 97 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 July, 2010
Category
Pillboxes   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 893 442 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.7156N 0:49.0217E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 892 441
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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