Keys to the Past

Hepple Pill Box (Hepple)

This is the site of a concrete pillbox. These were strengthened gun positions built during Word War II (1939-45) as a defence against possible invasion from Germany. It was built in 1940 and had six-sides. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N1249
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hepple

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