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Monument Number 1420397

Hob Uid: 1420397
Location :
Dorset
Weymouth And Portland
Portland
Grid Ref : SY7047407274
Summary : A World War II pillbox located near the shoreline, north of Folly Pier Waterworks, Portland. It was constructed in 1940-41, is built of reinforced concrete and stone, and has an irregular six-sided plan. A field visit in 1996 found the structure to be in a good condition.
More information : An irregular six-sided pillbox.Near shoreline N of Folly Pier Waterworks. (1)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Migrated Defence of Britain Project database record originally compiled from various sources
Source details : The two databases developed by the Project can be searched on-line through the Archaeology Data Service at http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/catalogue/specColl/dob/index.cfm
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Second World War
Display Date : Constructed 1940-41
Monument End Date : 1941
Monument Start Date : 1940
Monument Type : Pillbox
Evidence : Structure

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External Cross Reference Source : DoB Anti Invasion Database UID
External Cross Reference Number : S0005882
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SY 77 SW 20
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : THE DEFENCE OF BRITAIN PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1995-04-01
End Date : 2002-03-01