SZ7399 : WWII Hampshire: Hayling Island - Mengham Salterns pillbox (21)

taken 2 months ago, near to South Hayling, Hampshire, Great Britain

WWII Hampshire: Hayling Island - Mengham Salterns pillbox (21)
WWII Hampshire: Hayling Island - Mengham Salterns pillbox (21)
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Pillbox (type FW3/22): DoB ID: S0012900

This type 22 pillbox enjoys a most attractive setting on the east side of the island overlooking the mudflats of Mengham Salterns. It is distinguished by its external blast wall covering the entrance, and an internal 'Y' plan ricochet wall.

SZ7399 : WWII Hampshire: Hayling Island - Mengham Salterns pillbox (22)
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 21 March, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 23 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Islands  Construction, Development  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 7389 9921 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:47.2657N 0:57.1884W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 7390 9918
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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