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Monument Number 1426742

Hob Uid: 1426742
Location :
Medway
High Halstow
Grid Ref : TQ7739873934
Summary : Second World War concrete anti-tank 'pimples' by the railway track (Monument 1545587, 1545591) West of bridge, North of Hoo St. Werburgh adjacent to Lodge Hill Ordnance Depot (Monument 1077634) were noted by the Defence of Britain Project. One small round concrete structure has been mapped from aerial photographs as part of the English Heritage: Hoo Peninsula Landscape Project. The anti tank obstruction was probably part of the in depth defences associated with the Hoo Stop Line (Monument 1542577, 1542630, 1542646),
More information : Concrete anti-tank 'pimples'. By railway track W of bridge, N of Hoo St. Werburgh. (1)

TQ 77397 73933. One small round concrete structure has been mapped from aerial photographs as part of the English Heritage: Hoo Peninsula Landscape Project. The Second World War anti tank obstruction was probably part of the in depth defences associated with the Hoo Stop Line (Monument 1542577, 1542630, 1542646). The structure recorded here is located alongside a military railway (Monument 1545587, 1545591), near the entrance of the Lodge Hill Ordnance Depot (Monument 1077634). (2-3)

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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Source Number : 2
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR US/7GR/LOC348 2065 27-MAY-1944
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Source Number : 3
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : PGA_TQ7773_2007-04-21
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Second World War
Display Date : World War II
Monument End Date : 1945
Monument Start Date : 1939
Monument Type : Anti Tank Pimple, Tank Trap, Anti Tank Obstacle
Evidence : Structure

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : DoB Anti Invasion Database UID
External Cross Reference Number : S0012584
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Kent)
External Cross Reference Number : KE16344: TQ 77 SE 135
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : TQ 77 SE 130
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 1545587
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1545591
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1542646
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1542630
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1077634
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1542577
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, THE DEFENCE OF BRITAIN PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1995-04-01
End Date : 2002-03-01
Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: HOO PENINSULA LANDSCAPE PROJECT NMP
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2010-09-01
End Date : 2012-03-01