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Name:Anti-Aircraft Gun or Searchlight Emplacement, Cissbury Ring, Worthing
HER Ref:MWS9205
Type of record:Monument




Large circular platform, constructed in 1939-45 for air defence purposes.

Grid Reference:TQ 1401 0820
Parish:Worthing, Worthing, West Sussex
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Monument Types

  • ANTI AIRCRAFT GUN EMPLACEMENT? (In Use, WW II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD (between))
  • PLATFORM (Constructed, WW II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD (between))
  • SEARCHLIGHT EMPLACEMENT? (In Use, WW II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD (between))


<1>Grey Literature Report: Archaeology South-East. 2006. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey, Cissbury Ring, West Sussex.. Project No. 2241.

Associated Events

  • Archaeological and Historical Landscape Survey, Cissbury Ring, West Sussex (Ref: 2241)

Associated Monuments

  • MWS6361 - Related to: Cissbury Ring Iron Age Hillfort, Worthing (Monument)
  • MWS9150 - Related to: Rectangular Enclosure, Cissbury Ring, Worthing (Monument)
  • MWS9209 - Related to: Slit Trench, Cissbury Ring, Worthing (Monument)
  • MWS10683 - Related to: World War II Category 'A' Nodal Point, Findon (Monument)

Associated Finds - none recorded