Coastal Battery, Spurn Head, East Riding of Yorkshire

Coastal Battery, Spurn Head, East Riding of Yorkshire
Photograph taken October 2003 © Historic England Archive ref: nmr 17965/12

Coastal change poses the greatest threat to the existence of Britain's surviving systems of wartime coastal defence. This gun emplacement recently suffered irreparable damage as a result of severe coastal erosion.

Location

East Riding of Yorkshire Spurn Head

Period

2000s (2000 - 2009)

Tags

coast erosion ww2 world war two defence battery gun 2000s (2000 - 2009)