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Pillbox, Easington (Easington (Northumberland))

World War II elongated hexagonal pillbox, constructed of reinforced concrete in 1940-1 as part of the Northern Command Wooler to Belford Stop Line. Located west of the road leading north out of Belford, between Belford and Middleton Bridge.

Reference number:N5227
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Event(s):MEASURED SURVEY, Defence of Britain Project 2002

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Source of Reference
Local History of Easington (Northumberland)


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