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Name:Pillbox (destroyed), Eve’s Corner, E of Little Baddow Road, Danbury
SMR Number:20841
Type of record:Monument
Grid Reference:TL 784 052
Map Sheet:TL70NE


Pillbox (destroyed)

Full description

A map of Eves Corner, with notes and sketches added by a local, wartime resident, shows a pillbox standing S of the junction of Little Baddow Road and Butts Lane. The entrance is shown on the SE side. <1> An aerial photograph taken in May 1946 shows that it was demolished by that date; its remains can be seen as a rough, light patch in this position. <2>

<1> Came, P, 1994, Sketch (Graphic material). SEX65428.

<2> RAF, 1946, 106G-UK 1496-4062, May 1946 (AP). SEX65436.

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (WWII, Modern - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Events

  • Visit by Fred Nash - Nov 2004 (Ref: Nash CHL Nov 2004)

Protected Status

  • Historic Environment Character Zone: Chelmsford 5.2
  • Historic Environment Character Area: Chelmsford 5
  • Conservation Area: Danbury

Sources and further reading

<1>Graphic material: Came, P. 1994. Sketch.
<2>AP: RAF. 1946. 106G-UK 1496-4062. May 1946.