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Latitude: 55.2873 / 55°17'14"N
Longitude: -1.7654 / 1°45'55"W
OS Eastings: 415000
OS Northings: 599268
OS Grid: NZ150992
Mapcode National: GBR J739.LG
Mapcode Global: WHC23.VCJJ
Entry Name: Pill Box at Nz 152 993
Listing Date: 31 May 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052201
English Heritage Legacy ID: 361450
Location: Thirston, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Thirston
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Felton St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 19 NE
4/96 Pill Box at
NZ 152 993
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: NZ1500099268
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