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Modern Trench System 250 Meters East of Blue House Plantation, Hive Point (Hawthorn)

This is a system of defensive trenches reputed to date from the First World War.

Reference number:D3837
Historical period: First World War (1914 to 1918)
Event(s):Turning the Tide Project 1997 - 1998; Archaeological Services University of Durham

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hawthorn


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