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Pill Box at Nz 139983

A Grade II Listed Building in Longhorsley, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.2787 / 55°16'43"N

Longitude: -1.7825 / 1°46'56"W

OS Eastings: 413917

OS Northings: 598308

OS Grid: NZ139983

Mapcode National: GBR H7ZD.XJ

Mapcode Global: WHC23.LLF3

Entry Name: Pill Box at Nz 139983

Listing Date: 31 May 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238483

Location: Longhorsley, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Longhorsley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Longhorsley St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

The following item shall be added:

LONGHORSLEY
NZ 19 NW
1/250 Pill Box at
NZ 139983
II
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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