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Monument Number 1533928

Hob Uid: 1533928
Location :
Kent
Shepway
Lydd
Grid Ref : TR0769721721
Summary : A long length of Second World War anti invasion scaffolding is visible on aerial photographs of 1946 as a structure extending inland from the seafront at Greatstone-on-Sea towards the sound mirrors at Denge (Monument Number 462809) and beyond. By the time of the next available vertical aerial photograph of 1959; all the scaffolding had been removed. These features were mapped from aerial photographs as part of the South East RCZAS NMP project.
More information : The anti invasion scaffolding is centred at TR 0784 2158. It extends for a maximum of 1.1km from a point on the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway (Monument Number 1357333) at TR 0821 2162, westwards and then north-westwards to TR 0718 2189. At the centre-point noted above, a branch of the scaffolding continues westwards towards the sound mirrors at Denge (Monument Number 462809).

By the time of the next available vertical aerial photograph of 1959; all the scaffolding had been removed (1-2).

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Source Number : 1
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR CPE/UK/1752 3002-3 21-SEPT-1946
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Source Number : 2
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR RAF/58/2778 0199-0200 01-MAY-1959
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : TR 02 SE 154
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 462809
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1357333
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1533956
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : SOUTH EAST RAPID COASTAL ZONE ASSESSMENT SURVEY NMP (COMPONENT 2) GLOUCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2011-01-10
End Date : 2011-07-10