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Name:World War II Field Artillery Emplacement associated with Shoreham Airfield, Lancing
HER Ref:MWS5343
Type of record:Monument

Designations - none recorded


A World War II Field Artillery Emplacement within Shoreham Airfield, Lancing, was surveyed during a programme of historic building recording prior to the commencement of the Adur Tidal Wall flood defence scheme.

Grid Reference:TQ 5205 1059
Parish:Lancing, Adur, West Sussex
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Monument Types

  • GUN EMPLACEMENT (Built, WW II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)


<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. 058.
<2>Grey Literature Report: Archaeology South-East. 2017. Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls, Reach W7, West Sussex - Historic Building Record. Report Number: 2017513.
<3>Grey Literature Report: Archaeology South-East. 2020. New Monks Farm, Lancing, West Sussex - Archaeological Works Package 5 - Historic Buildings Record. Report Number: 2020035.

Associated Events

  • Shoreham Adur Tidal Walls, Reach W7, Lancing - Historic Building Recording (Ref: Project Number: 160031)
  • New Monks Farm, Lancing - Archaeological Works Package 5 - Historic Buildings Record (Ref: Project Number: 190585)

Associated Monuments

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

Associated Finds - none recorded