SE5398 : Concrete Foundations, Arnsgill Head

taken 12 years ago, 3 km from Chop Gate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Concrete Foundations, Arnsgill Head
Concrete Foundations, Arnsgill Head
These concrete foundations are a bit of a mystery. Nearby are two adjoining rectangular earthbanks. Whilst the larger one could be prehistoric a comprehensive book I have doesn't list anything. The smaller one has some sort of concrete block in it and the sides have been lined with sand bags filled with concrete. Could be a small reservoir. I suspect the site may have a military origin possibly a decoy station during WW2 of which there are several examples on the North York Moors.
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Saturday, 17 September, 2005   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 18 September, 2005
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Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 535 984 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:22.6979N 1:10.6715W
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