Pill Box At Nu 192067

Date:
10 Sep 1999
Location:
Pill Box At Nu 192067, Shilbottle, Alnwick, Northumberland
Reference:
IOE01/02190/27
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

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

II

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

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0418 IOE Records taken by Peter Oakley Clarke; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Peter Oakley Clarke. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Clarke, Peter Oakley

Rights Holder: Clarke, Peter Oakley

Keywords

Concrete, 20th Century Pillbox, Defence, Blockhouse, Fortification

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