SH2682 : North Wales WWII defences: Holyhead, Anglesey - Ynys Peibio pillbox (1)

taken 4 months ago, near to Penrhos, Isle of Anglesey/Sir Ynys Mon, Great Britain

North Wales WWII defences: Holyhead, Anglesey - Ynys Peibio pillbox (1)
North Wales WWII defences: Holyhead, Anglesey - Ynys Peibio pillbox (1)
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Pillbox (variant): DoB ID: S0011350

Cut off at high tide on a tiny island, this rectangular structure at Ynys Peibio protected the eastern approaches to the harbour at Holyhead and Penrhos Beach.

SH2682 : North Wales WWII defences: Holyhead, Anglesey - Ynys Peibio pillbox (2)
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Construction, Development  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 2600 8227 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:18.5224N 4:36.7830W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 2594 8223
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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