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Title:The West Country's last Line of Defence. Taunton Stop Line
Originator:Powell-Thomas, A.
Summary:Overview of the construction and purpose of the Stop Line followed by a description of the surviving emplacements from north to south.

Associated Monuments (25)

MDV45243Axminster Strong Point on the Taunton Stop Line (Monument)
MDV52942Pillbox north-east of Lower Coaxdon, All Saints (Monument)
MDV52937Pillbox S.16 to north-east of Broome Cottage, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV48679Pillbox S.17 circa 246 metres north-east of Wadbrook Cross, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV52938Pillbox S.18 circa 223 metres north-west of Wadbrook Cross, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV48672Pillbox S.21 circa 150 metres south-west of Wadbrook Cross, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV48670Pillbox S.23 circa 285 metres south of Axe Bridge, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV48675Pillbox S.29 circa 365 metres to north-east of Weycroft Hall, Axminster (Monument)
MDV72474Pillbox S.30 to east of Weycroft Mill Weirs, Axminster (Monument)
MDV52930Pillbox S.33 to east of Weycroft Mill, Axminster (Monument)
MDV49436Pillbox S.34, 210 metres west of Weycroft Mill, Axminster (Monument)
MDV52927Pillbox S.35 about 200 metres south-west of Weycroft Mill, Axminster (Monument)
MDV52929Pillbox S.37 about 128 metres north of Axminster Town Football Club (Monument)
MDV48677Pillbox S.V.1 to north-west of Fortfield, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV48678Pillbox S.V.2 to south-west of Fortfield, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV48674Pillbox S.V.4 circa 362 metres south-east of Wadbrook Cross, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV39374Pillbox south-west of Bagley Hill Farm, Axminster (Monument)
MDV39373Pillbox SV.5 circa 470 metres north-east of Weycroft Hall, Axminster (Monument)
MDV39372Pillbox SV.6 circa 425 metres north-east of Weycroft Hall, Axminster (Monument)
MDV52941Pillbox to north-west of Bagley Hill Farm, Axminster (Monument)
MDV48667Pillbox to west of Wadbrook Coppice, Hawkchurch (Monument)
MDV72473Railblock S.Rl.27.a, 147 metres north of Axminster Town Football Club (Monument)
MDV48681Roadblock S.RD 48 at Broom Bridge, Chardstock (Monument)
MDV119535The Taunton Stop Line (Monument)
MDV17622Weycroft Mill, Axminster (Building)