TG4810 : HAA gun battery

taken 3 years ago, near to West End, Norfolk, Great Britain

HAA gun battery
HAA gun battery
These steps lead from a subterranean engine house > LinkExternal link up to ground level. Each of the four gun emplacements on this site has such a structure. For a wider view of this location see > LinkExternal link.
Mautby HAA gun battery
A heavy anti-aircraft (HAA) gun battery was located here during WW2. The site was known as YH4 and formed part of a group of HAA batteries constructed for the defence of Great Yarmouth. Four HAA guns were located in square concrete emplacements, arranged around a command post. The domestic site associated with this battery consisted of a number of huts, the platforms of which are still in place. The buildings have long since been demolished.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 31 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 4883 1093 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:38.3404N 1:40.5778E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 4881 1092
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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