Monument record MCC4750 - WWII Pillbox, sea wall, Langenhoe


WWII Pillbox.


Grid reference TM 0505 1680 (point)
Map sheet TM01NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Oct 1996: The sea wall has been much widened here and a double-ended pillbox which originally bisected the wall has been almost completely buried. Just 4ft of the landward end, with open loopholes, can be seen.

One photo of site.<1>

Aug 2008: The condition of the pillbox appears not to have changed during the past 12 years.

One photo of site.<2>

See also <3>.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Photograph: Nash, Fred. 1996. Pillbox, sea wall, Langenhoe. 1 frame, Oct 1996.
  • <2> Photograph: Nash, Fred. 2008. Pillbox, sea wall, Langenhoe. 1 frame, Aug 2008.
  • <3> Photograph: Colchester Historic Buildings Forum. 2011. Digital photograph of 10-14 Vineyard Street, Colchester. Digital. Volume 1.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 12 2020 2:14PM

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