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Pill Box at Nz 139983, Longhorsley

Description: Pill Box at Nz 139983

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 238483

OS Grid Reference: NZ1391798308
OS Grid Coordinates: 413917, 598308
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2787, -1.7825

Location: A697, Longhorsley, Northumberland NE65 8AX

Locality: Longhorsley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 8AX

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Listing Text

The following item shall be added:

NZ 19 NW
1/250 Pill Box at
NZ 139983
Pill Box. 1940. Concrete. Elongated hexagonal plan. Flat roof.
Single storey, partly below ground level. Elongated front has 3
rifle embrasures with a single machine gun embrasure to each
chamfered side front. Rear front has 2 rifle embrasures and a
protected door. This pill box was constructed as part of the
Coquet Line of defense against German invasion during the 2nd
World War.

Listing NGR: NZ1391798308

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Source: English Heritage

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