Monument record COV 137 - World War II strongpoint visible in 1941 northeast of Covehithe.

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Summary

World War II strongpoint visible in 1941 northeast of Covehithe. Formerly COV 063

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 52830 82433 (259m by 271m)
Map sheet TM58SW
Civil Parish COVEHITHE, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

A World War II strongpoint, visible in 1941 at TM 527823, northeast of Covehithe. The site comprises what seem to be a number of structures and a pit, located on a lane between two hedges, within a barbed wire circuit. Further barbed wire lines seem to extend to the northeast, towards Long Covert. (S1-2)
Formerly COV 063

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2BC/BR173 Cam VJ Frames 1-2.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 2A/BR165 Frames 12-13.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jun 19 2007 2:54PM

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