Keys to the Past

Artillery Firing Range (Newbiggin-by-the-Sea)

This was the site of an area of land used as an artillery firing range. It has now been destroyed with the exception of an earthwork bank and remains on the beach.

Reference number:N12064
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea


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