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Latitude: 55.2883 / 55°17'17"N
Longitude: -1.8443 / 1°50'39"W
OS Eastings: 409985
OS Northings: 599365
OS Grid: NZ099993
Mapcode National: GBR H7K9.H3
Mapcode Global: WHC22.MBYR
Entry Name: Pill Box at Nz 099 994
Listing Date: 31 May 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1238464
English Heritage Legacy ID: 361444
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
10/224 Pill Box at
NZ 099 994
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: NZ0998599365
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