Keys to the Past

Pillbox (Newton-by-the-Sea)

A concrete pillbox stands at this site. Such pillboxes were built as a defence against possible invasion from Germany during World War II (1939-45).

Reference number:N5826
Historical period: Second World War (1939 to 1945)

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


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