Keys to the Past

Coxhoe, West Hetton Lodge. (Coxhoe)

A modern (1900AD to present) air-raid shelter. This concrete structure is partly-covered in earth and is thought to have been built for the manager of the local colliery during the First World War.

Reference number:D5009
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Coxhoe


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