Somerset Coastal Defences Survey
Survey Data

Site BA1

Date surveyed: 2001
HER ref. no.: 35382
NGR: ST 0257 4350
Location: Carhampton CP, Blue Anchor Esplanade; built into the sea wall; faces seawards.
Type: probable pillbox type 24
Condition: sealed.
Function: defends the mouth of Pill River and with the above covers the eastern end of the open beach with road and rail access inland.
Group: with BA2 and possible missing defence work further east along Blue Anchor Beach.

The pillbox covered in concrete as part of the modern sea wall. BA1 from the west.

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