Exploring Kent's Past

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ID:SKE6447
Title:Defence of Britain Site Report
Originator:CBA Defence of Britain Project
Date:1994
Summary:Survey Project of 20th century defensive sites between 1995 and 2002

Associated Monuments

TQ 85 NW 13421 anti-tank rails connecting two pillboxes, Detling Airfield (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SE 144A Second World War flame trap was located on Loose Road, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 477A Second World War type B Quad pillbox, North Entrance, Dover Western Heights (Building) ()
TQ 85 NW 135Air Ministry design type 27 pillbox, east of Highland Garage (Monument) ()
TQ 85 NW 132Air Ministry Type 27 pillbox defending Detling Airfield (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NW 198Anti-tank block at Carisbrook Drive, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SE 142Anti-tank blocks, Loose Road, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TQ 64 NE 39Anti-tank pimple between river Beult and Medway (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NW 199Anti-tank rail, Somerfield Road, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TQ 95 SE 18Approximate site of a World War II auxiliary unit hide near A20 motorway (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 518Archers Court Hill First World War trench system (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 469Arp wardens post, elms vale junction (Monument) ()
TR 25 NW 149Berkesbourne Aerodrome (Monument) ()
TR 24 SW 22Building on Reinden Walk, Reinden Wood (Monument) ()
TR 23 NW 219Capel Battery (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 68Coombe down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 68Coombe down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 444Coombe down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 68Coombe down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 68Coombe down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 35 SE 384Deal emergency battery (Monument) ()
TR 24 SW 20Drellinger (Drellingore?) farm operational base (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 521Duke of York's school trench system (Monument) ()
TR 34 SE 144Fan bay position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 64Farthingloe First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 64Farthingloe First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 64Farthingloe First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 64Farthingloe First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 01 NW 8Firing range at lydd camp (Monument) ()
TQ 86 SE 95First World War Pillbox, Stockbury (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 313Former site of a pillbox built into the old brewery (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1068Former site of Pillbox near train ferry dock, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1065Former site of type 22 Pillbox on sea front, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1067Former site of WWII type 22 pillbox, Prince of Wales’ pier, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 522Fort Burgoyne WW1 Field Gun Position, Dover (Monument) ()
TQ 85 SE 146Harrietsham Nodal Point (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 268Heavily overgrown Type 24 Second World War pillbox, Barnjet Priory, Teston (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 311Hexagonal pillbox north of Forstal Road, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TR 43 NW 56HURRICANE MK I P2755 (Crash Site) ()
TR 34 SW 519Long Hill First World War earthwork redoubt (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 520Long Hill First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SE 145Loopholed wall at entrance to former army camp (Monument) ()
TR 35 SE 395North deal coastal battery (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 516Old park First World War earthwork redoubt (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 95Old park First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 36 NW 332One man air raid shelter, near the Spitfire Memorial, Manston (Building) ()
TQ 75 NW 205PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/22) (Building) ()
TR 26 SE 32Pillbox (ww2) (Monument) ()
TR 23 NW 195Pillbox (WW2) (Monument) ()
TR 23 NW 223Pillbox (ww2), Crete Rd East, Folkestone (Monument) ()
TR 23 NW 222Pillbox (ww2), Crete Road East, Folkestone (Monument) ()
TR 23 NW 192Pillbox (WW2), Crete Road East, Folkestone (Monument) ()
TR 03 NE 56Pillbox (WWII), Court at Street (Building) ()
TR 03 NE 199Pillbox adjoining Chapel and Manor House at Court-at Street (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 85Pillbox and former road block at abbey rd, dover (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 101Pillbox at Barming Bridge (Building) ()
TR 03 SE 58Pillbox at Bonnington (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1062Pillbox at eastern docks, dover (Monument) ()
TR 23 NE 27Pillbox at Hougham battery (Building) ()
TR 35 NW 205Pillbox at Poison Cross, near Eastry (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1059Pillbox at shakespeare beach, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1059Pillbox at shakespeare beach, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1059Pillbox at shakespeare beach, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1059Pillbox at shakespeare beach, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1058Pillbox at Shakespeare beach, Dover. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1058Pillbox at Shakespeare beach, Dover. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1058Pillbox at Shakespeare beach, Dover. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1058Pillbox at Shakespeare beach, Dover. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1057Pillbox at shakespeare beach. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1057Pillbox at shakespeare beach. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1057Pillbox at shakespeare beach. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1057Pillbox at shakespeare beach. (Monument) ()
TR 25 SE 160Pillbox at Upper Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 160Pillbox at Upper Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 160Pillbox at Upper Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 160Pillbox at Upper Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TQ 75 SW 81Pillbox embedded in river bank on north side of river. C.50m from similar. Hexagonal, embrasure visible (Monument) ()
TR 34 NW 228Pillbox near railway bridge, Langdon (Building) ()
TR 35 SE 386Pillbox near sandown castle (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 103Pillbox south of Teston Church (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1064Pillbox, at sea front, dover (Monument) ()
TQ 92 SE 6Pillbox, Blue House Farm, Brooklands (Monument) ()
TR 25 NE 57Pillbox, crixhall court (Monument) ()
TR 25 NE 57Pillbox, crixhall court (Monument) ()
TR 25 NE 57Pillbox, crixhall court (Monument) ()
TR 25 NE 57Pillbox, crixhall court (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NW 202Pillbox, formerly south of M20 in Maidstone (Monument) ()
TR 25 SE 159Pillbox, Lower Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 159Pillbox, Lower Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 159Pillbox, Lower Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 159Pillbox, Lower Rowling Farm (Building) ()
TR 23 NW 221Pillbox, Richborough Way, Cheriton (Monument) ()
TR 35 NE 52Pillbox, Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club (Building) ()
TQ 75 SW 102Pillbox, south of Teston (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1063Possible former site of a Pillbox on Marine Parade, dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1060Possible former site of Pillbox at shakespeare beach, dover (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 104Possible Second World War pillbox, east of Teston (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 79Possible Type 28 anti-tank pillbox, Beckett's Place (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 82Probable Second World War type 24 pillbox, approximate location (Monument) ()
TR 34 SE 126Rail Gun Magazines, Near Townsend Farm (Monument) ()
TR 34 NW 229Road block at martin firs (ww2) (Monument) ()
TR 34 NW 332Road block at sutton Downs (Monument) ()
TR 34 NWRoad block on east langdon road (ww2) (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 122Rotor radar station at The Droveway (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 122Rotor radar station at The Droveway (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 122Rotor radar station at The Droveway (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 122Rotor radar station at The Droveway (Monument) ()
TR 23 NE 213Round Down square pillbox (Building) ()
TR 03 SW 17Royal Observer Core underground monitoring post, Hamstreet (Monument) ()
TR 01 NW 7Royal Observer Corps (ROC) Underground Monitoring Post at Lydd Range (Monument) ()
TQ 92 NE 27Royal Observer Corps (ROC) Underground Monitoring Post, Brookland (Monument) ()
TR 24 NE 75Rv 11- 3 buildings , remains of poss. magazine (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 423Second World War anti-tank blocks by river Medway, Springfield, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TR 13 NW 194Second World War anti-tank obstacles, Port Lympne (Monument) ()
TQ 95 SW 48Second World War auxiliary unit hide near A20, Lenham (Monument) ()
TR 03 SE 55Second World War Auxiliary Unit Hide, Dymchurch (Monument) ()
TR 14 NW 27Second World War Auxiliary Unit Hide, Elvington Manor (Monument) ()
TQ 92 NE 9Second World War Auxiliary Unit Hide, Snargate (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 289Second World War pillbox at Allington Castle (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NW 132Second World War pillbox in Archer's field, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TR 35 NW 207Second World War pillbox near Eastry (Building) ()
TR 33 NW 51Second World War Pillbox, Old Folkestone Road (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 129Second World War road block at Ripple Turning (Monument) ()
TR 35 NW 204Second World War road block site near Eastry (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 473Second World War Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Workshop, Dover Western Heights (Building) ()
TR 34 SE 125Second World War Royal Marines underground hospital, Townsend Farm (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 490Second World War type 23 pillbox, Citadel Battery, Dover Western Heights (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 493Second World War Type 23 Pillbox, St. Martin's Battery, Western Heights (Building) ()
TQ 75 NW 381Second World War type 24 pillbox facing north-north-east across the river Medway (Monument) ()
TQ 65 SE 86Second World War Type 24 pillbox, brick-shuttered, Nettlestead (Building) ()
TQ 65 SE 87Second World War Type 24 pillbox, concrete faced, with a commanding view of the fork of the Medway towards Yalding marina and lock (Building) ()
TR 34 SW 494Second World War Type 24 pillbox, Green Lane allotments, Dover (Building) ()
TQ 75 SW 78Second World War Type 28 anti-tank pillbox, heavily overgrown (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 420Second World War type D Quad pillbox, Citadel, Dover Western Heights (Building) ()
TQ 75 NE 426Site of a Second World War barrel flame trap (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NW 382Site of a Second World War type 24 pillbox (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 894Site of a Type 24 pillbox, south of Allington Castle (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 893Site of a Type 24 Second World War pillbox, Huntsmans Lane/Vinters Road, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TR 23 NE 29Site of a World War I Royal Naval Air Service Base, New Dover Road, Capel-Le-Ferne (Monument) ()
TQ 67 SW 597Site of Calvary Barracks at Northfleet (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 425Site of fomer type 28 pillbox for 6-pdr gun, Forstal Road (Monument) ()
TR 03 NE 12Site of Medieval Chapel, Post-Medieval Manor House (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1056Spigot mortar mounting at dover castle (Monument) ()
TR 33 NW 49Square pillbox, Aycliffe (Building) ()
TR 34 SW 474St. Martin's Battery, Western Heights, Dover (Building) ()
TR 24 SE 67Stebbing down (plum pudding hill) First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 418Stebbing Down Square Pillbox (Building) ()
TR 34 SW 523Swingate First World War aerodrome (Dover) (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 128Tank trap on kingsdown rd (Monument) ()
TR 34 NW 231Tank trap, sutton downs (ww2) (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 472The horse trough, Second World War warden's post (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 472The horse trough, Second World War warden's post (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 472The horse trough, Second World War warden's post (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 472The horse trough, Second World War warden's post (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NE 312Type 22 pillbox buried under earth mound, Whatman Park, Maidstone (Building) ()
TR 34 SW 492Type 23 Second World War Pillbox, St. Martin's Battery, Western Heights, Dover (Building) ()
TQ 75 SW 83Type 24 pillbox defending Teston Bridge (Building) ()
TQ 65 SE 287Type 24 Pillbox in copse south of Nettlestead Court (Monument) ()
TQ 65 SE 286Type 24 Pillbox in copse south of Nettlestead Court (Monument) ()
TQ 75 NW 204Type 24 pillbox north east of London Road, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 267Type 24 pillbox off Rectory Lane, Barming (Monument) ()
TQ 65 SE 83Type 24 pillbox on west bank of the river Medway at Hampstead Sports Club (Building) ()
TQ 65 SE 85Type 24 pillbox, concrete faced Used as a store with a metal door fitted (Building) ()
TQ 75 NE 402Type 24 Pillbox, Whatman Park, Maidstone (Monument) ()
TQ 75 SW 106Type 26 pillbox or Vickers machine gun emplacement, West Farleigh (Monument) ()
TQ 85 NW 133Type 27 Air Ministry design pillbox defending Detling Airfield (Monument) ()
TQ 64 NE 41Type 28 anti-tank gun pillbox (Building) ()
TQ 64 NE 40Type 28A anti-tank pillbox east of Twyford Bridge (Building) ()
TQ 75 NW 200Type 28A anti-tank pillbox facing north across river at Allington Lock (Building) ()
TQ 75 SE 143Type 28A anti-tank pillbox overlooking the River Medway (Building) ()
TQ 75 SW 80Type 28A anti-tank pillbox, opposite Barham Court, Teston (Building) ()
TQ 65 SE 81Type 28A pillbox, north east of Twyford Bridge (Building) ()
TR 24 SW 21Underground Blast Shelter, Reinden Wood (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 524Upnor road north and south positions (Monument) ()
TR 35 SE 703Walmer Castle Pillbox (Building) ()
TR 35 SW 452Whinless down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 686Whinless down First World War field gun position (Monument) ()
TR 14 SE 77Winteridge Farm Operations Base (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 471WORLD WAR II AIR RAID WARDENS' POST AT DOVER PRIORY STATION (Listed Building) ()
TR 36 NE 400World War II auxiliary headquarters built into earlier tunnels, Nash Farm, Margate (Monument) ()
TQ 94 SE 31World War II auxiliary hide, Hoad's Wood (Monument) ()
TR 03 SW 28World war II auxiliary unit hide (Monument) ()
TR 05 SW 27World War II auxiliary unit hide (Monument) ()
TQ 93 SW 19World War II auxiliary unit hide at Gibbet Oak Farm (Monument) ()
TQ 93 NW 8World War II auxiliary unit hide near A28 (Monument) ()
TR 04 NE 80World War II auxiliary unit hide near Crundale (Monument) ()
TR 05 SE 153World War II auxiliary unit hide, Godmersham (Monument) ()
TR 05 SW 29World War II auxiliary unit hide, south of A251 (Monument) ()
TQ 94 NE 38World war II auxiliary unit hide, Westwell Leacon (Monument) ()
TR 03 SW 29World war II pillbox, Hamstreet (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 77World War Two infantry trench on Plum Pudding Hill (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 81WW1 AA machine gun emplacement, Coney Hill (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 517WW1 Field Gun Position, The Citadel, Dover Western Heights (Monument) ()
TR 26 SE 31Ww2 anti tank blocks (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 127Ww2 anti-tank wall on kingsdown rd (Monument) ()
TR 05 SW 28Ww2 auxiliary hide, stocking wood (Monument) ()
TR 14 SE 78WW2 auxiliary hide, Wintergate Farm (Monument) ()
TR 02 NW 42Ww2 auxiliary unit hide (Monument) ()
TR 35 SW 193Ww2 auxiliary unit hide (Monument) ()
TR 24 SW 23WW2 auxiliary unit hide (Monument) ()
TR 03 NE 58WW2 auxiliary unit hide (Monument) ()
TR 16 SW 45Ww2 auxiliary unit hide site (Monument) ()
TR 24 NW 94WW2 auxiliary unit hide, Wootton (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 125WW2 battery at junction Cliffe Rd / Upper St, Kingsdown (Monument) ()
TR 34 NW 233WW2 battery at Long Plantation (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 124Ww2 battery, near kingsdown scout camp (Monument) ()
TR 24 NE 74WW2 battery, Shepherdswell (Monument) ()
TR 24 NW 92WW2 battery, Shepherdswell (Monument) ()
TR 34 NE 123Ww2 battery,nr kingsdown scout camp (Monument) ()
TR 25 SW 149WW2 gun emplacement, Nonington (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 476Ww2 pillbox, danes court (Monument) ()
TR 24 SE 80WW2 pillbox, Farthingloe, Lunnons Wood (Building) ()
TR 25 SW 147Ww2 pillboxes nr. adisham station (Monument) ()
TR 35 NW 206WW2 tank trap, Easrty-Woodnesborough Road (Building) ()
TR 25 SE 155Ww2 tank trap, nonington (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1061WWII pillbox, east Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 1066WWII type 22 pillbox, Dover (Monument) ()
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