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Name:Ammunition Shelter (destroyed), Peacock Bakery, Woodham Ferrers
SMR Number:20859
Type of record:Monument
Grid Reference:TQ 798 996
Map Sheet:TQ79NE


Ammunition Shelter (destroyed)

Full description

Contemporary records state, “Storehouse for Explosives. The Bakery. Map ref. 244182”. (Mil. Ed.) <1>

Peacock Bakery stood at the N end of The Street, Woodham Ferrers. The area is now a small housing development called “Peacocks” with no trace of an ammunition shelter.

<1> unknown, 1968, War Time Contraventions 1968, Woodham Ferrers (LIST). SEX31436.

Monument Types

  • AMMUNITION SHELTER (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 Area: Chelmsford 6
  • Historic Environment Character Zone: Chelmsford 6.4

Sources and further reading

<1>LIST: unknown. 1968. War Time Contraventions 1968. Woodham Ferrers.