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Monument Number 1542157

Hob Uid: 1542157
Location :
East Sussex
Hastings
Non Civil Parish
Grid Ref : TQ7969108820
Summary : A Second World War roadblock is visible as a series of structures on aerial photographs. The site comprises a wall and two lines of anti tank obstacles, probably pimples. This site has been mapped from aerial photographs as part of the South East Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey NMP (Component 2).
More information : A Second World War roadblock is visible as a series of structures on aerial photographs. The site is centred on TQ 79691 08817 and comprises a a wall and two lines of anti tank obstacles, probably pimples. The wall completely blocks Undercliff, close to where it joins Marina Promenade. It appears to extend up to the extant buildings. The anti tank pimples are arranged along the curbs on the landward side of this, ready to be deployed if needed. This site has been mapped from aerial photographs as part of the South East Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey NMP (Component 2) (1-2).

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Source Number : 1
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR RAF/GHQ/156 77-78 27-MAY-1941
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Source Number : 2
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR RAF/3G/TUD/UK/149 PART 4 5373-5374 16-APR-1946
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : TQ 70 NE 96
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Associated Activities : Primary, 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