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Latitude: 55.2904 / 55°17'25"N
Longitude: -1.8633 / 1°51'47"W
OS Eastings: 408781
OS Northings: 599596
OS Grid: NZ087995
Mapcode National: GBR H7F8.DB
Mapcode Global: WHC22.B9Z4
Entry Name: Pill Box at Nz 089 997
Listing Date: 31 May 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052197
English Heritage Legacy ID: 361441
Location: Brinkburn, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Brinkburn
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
The following item shall be added:
NZ 19 NW
9/223 Pill Box at
NZ 089 997
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
Listing NGR: NZ0878199596
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