Pill Box At Nu 192067
- 10 Sep 1999
- Pill Box At Nu 192067, Shilbottle, Alnwick, Northumberland
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SHILLBOTTLE NU 01 NE
9/356 Pill Box at NU 192067
Pill Box. 1940. Concrete. Elongated hexagonal plan. Flat roof.
Single storey, partly below ground level. Elongated front has 3 rifle embrasures with a single machine gun embrasure to each chamfered side front. Rear front has 2 rifle embrasures and a protected door. This pill box was constructed as part of the Coquet Line of defense against German invasion during the 2nd World War.
Listing NGR: NU1920006700
© Mr Peter Oakley Clarke. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Clarke, Peter Oakley
Rights Holder: Clarke, Peter Oakley
Concrete, 20th Century Pillbox, Defence, Blockhouse, Fortification