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Monument Number 1547565

Hob Uid: 1547565
Location :
Medway
Frindsbury Extra
Grid Ref : TQ7506472927
Summary : A Second World War bomb crater, first visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in May 1944, has been mapped as part of the English Heritage: Hoo Peninsula Landscape Project. The feature appears as a clear crater surrounded by an area of up cast earth about 24.5m in diameter. It is located on Deangate Ridge, just outside the perimeter wall of the Chattenden Magazine enclosure (Monument 1481790). This is one of four evenly spaced bomb craters running up the end of the ridge from the low ground to the south towards the Chattenden Magazines and Lodge Hill Camp (Monument 1545549). The other craters, spaced between 510m and 585m apart, have been recorded as Monuments 1547563, 1547564 and 1547566.
More information : TQ 7506 7292. A Second World War bomb crater, first visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in May 1944, has been mapped as part of the English Heritage: Hoo Peninsula Landscape Project. The feature appears as a clear crater surrounded by an area of up cast earth about 24.5m in diameter. It is located on Deangate Ridge, just outside the perimeter wall of the Chattenden Magazine enclosure (Monument 1481790). This is one of four evenly spaced bomb craters running up the end of the ridge from the low ground to the south towards the Chattenden Magazines and Lodge Hill Camp (Monument 1545549). The other craters, spaced between 510m and 585m apart, have been recorded as Monuments 1547563, 1547564 and 1547566. (1-2)


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Source Number : 1
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR US/7GR/LOC348 3061 27-MAY-1944
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Source Number : 2
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR RAF/CPE/UK/1923 4084 16-JAN-1947
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : TQ 77 SE 311
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 1481790
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1547564
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1547563
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1547566
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: HOO PENINSULA LANDSCAPE PROJECT NMP
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2010-09-01
End Date : 2012-03-01