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HER Number:MDV52976
Name:ANTI TANK OBSTACLE in the Parish of South Huish


Photograph of hope cove in march 1942 shows three concrete anti-tank obstacles on slipway to south of pillbox sx64se/97 (clamp).


Grid Reference:SX 675 399
Map Sheet:SX63NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSouth Huish
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH HUISH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX63NE/55

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ANTI TANK OBSTACLE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Jury, R., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV143868.

Vis=31/3/1996 (jury) no trace of these survive (jury).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV177719.

Wasley, g. / devon at war/ (1994) 54.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV177720.

Des=jury, r. /(31/3/1996)/as above.

Clamp, A., 1992, Untitled Source, 24 (Monograph). SDV347575.

Photograph taken in March 1942 shows three large concrete posts standing on the small slipway presumably to obstruct entry from enemy landings.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV143868Migrated Record: Jury, R..
SDV177719Migrated Record:
SDV177720Migrated Record:
SDV347575Monograph: Clamp, A.. 1992. The Hope Cove Area During The Second World War 1939-1945. A4 Stapled. 24.

Associated Monuments

MDV55520Related to: World War II Pillbox at Hope Cove (Monument)
MDV39398Related to: World War II Pillbox southwest of Outer Hope (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM