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HER Number:MDV39326
Name:PILLBOX in the Parish of Clyst Honiton


Vis=estimated -/-/1988 (hellis) pillbox of type 28 (hellis).


Grid Reference:SX 993 932
Map Sheet:SX99SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClyst Honiton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCLYST HONITON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Military structures; earthworks and archaeological remains of World War II, RAF Exeter and post medieval catchmeadows and orchard banks on footprint of modern Exeter Airport and to the east

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX99SE/148
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PILLBOX (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV84920.

Vis=estimated -/-/1988 (hellis) pillbox of type 28 (hellis).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV97719.

Des=hellis, j. /ms list of defensive sites(1990)/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV97720.

Des=horner, w. /(24/6/1997)/as above/note in pf.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV97721.

Aph=raf/cpe/uk/1974/2459/(11/4/1947)/smr 37/48.

Horner, B., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1669.

A possible square airfield defence pillbox is recorded here on dcc computerised map-base. This was demolished in 1995 during runway extension work (horner).

CPM, 2000, Land at Clyst Hayes: Archaeological assessment (Report - Assessment). SDV325508.

Other details: Appendix 2.

Bryant, A., 2007, East of Exeter Major Scheme Bid M5 Junction 29 and Old A30, Exeter, Devon: Historic Environment Desk-based Assessment, 10 (Report - Assessment). SDV345164.

Other details: Appendix 1, site 66.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1669Migrated Record: Horner, B..
SDV325508Report - Assessment: CPM. 2000. Land at Clyst Hayes: Archaeological assessment. CPM Report. A4 Spiral Bound + Digital.
SDV345164Report - Assessment: Bryant, A.. 2007. East of Exeter Major Scheme Bid M5 Junction 29 and Old A30, Exeter, Devon: Historic Environment Desk-based Assessment. Wessex Archaeology Report. 63771.01. A4 Stapled + Digital. 10.
SDV84920Migrated Record:
SDV97719Migrated Record:
SDV97720Migrated Record:
SDV97721Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments

MDV48842Related to: Exeter Airfield (Military) (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4887 - Assessment Two Areas of Highway to the East of Exeter

Date Last Edited:Jun 16 2021 1:33PM