NZ0469 : World War 2 pillbox near West Moorhouses Farm

3 km from Matfen, Northumberland, Great Britain

World War 2 pillbox near West Moorhouses Farm
World War 2 pillbox near West Moorhouses Farm
One of a chain of pillboxes strung across northern England from coast to coast, constituting a last line of defence against German invasion during World War 2.
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2012
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Date Taken
Friday, 23 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 24 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0442 6957 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:1.2392N 1:55.9442W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 04387 69607
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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