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Name:Word War II Pill Box associated with Shoreham Airfield, Lancing
HER Ref:MWS5338
Type of record:Monument

Designations - none recorded


A unique Pill Box. Facing east to cover the river Adur. Adapted also for a Anti-Aircraft post role, and part of the airfield defences.

Grid Reference:TQ 2061 0567
Parish:Lancing, Adur, West Sussex
Map:Show location on Streetmap

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (Built, WW II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD (between))


<1>Bibliographic reference: M.F. Mace. 1996. Frontline Sussex, The Defence Lines of West Sussex, 1939-1945. Copy belongs to Mr. J. Mills. Ref No.065.
<2>Grey Literature Report: Archaeology South-East. 2017. Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls, Reach W7, West Sussex - Historic Building Record. Report Number: 2017513.

Associated Events

  • Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls, Reach W7, Lancing - Historic Building Recording (Ref: Project Number: 160031)

Associated Monuments

  • MWS849 - Related to: Shoreham Airfield, Shoreham-by-Sea (Monument)

Associated Finds - none recorded