TF4888 : The pillbox behind Theddlethorpe dunes

taken 9 years ago, near to Theddlethorpe st Helen, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

The pillbox behind Theddlethorpe dunes
The pillbox behind Theddlethorpe dunes
Presumably positioned to attack the rear of invading forces as they advanced down Crook Bank its rear being covered by the dunes. Anyone unfortunate enough to have been manning this post if the Germans has landed here would not have lasted long - there are a couple of small loopholes covering the entrance to the rear but it could not have withstood a determined attack from the cover of the dunes.

This shows one of the two loopholes looking inland taken through the one looking North
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 March, 2008
Category
Pillboxes   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 489 882 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:22.1970N 0:14.2196E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 489 882
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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