Keys to the Past

Pillbox (Wylam)

This concrete pillbox stands on the outskirts of Wylam. Pillboxes were built in the 1940s as a defence against possible invasion from Germany during World War Two (1939-45).

Reference number:N10889
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wylam

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