Keys to the Past

Crag End (Kyloe)

These are the remains of several pillboxes built on Beal Point. Two have been almost completely destroyed, but two are still intact. They are made from concrete and have a single window. Pillboxes were built during World War II (1939-45) as a defence against possible invasion from Germany.

Reference number:N4113
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Event(s):PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Northumberland Coastal Survey 1992; GUARD

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kyloe


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