Somerset Coastal Defences Survey
Survey Data

Site D13

Date surveyed: February 2002
HER ref. no.: 35361
NGR: SS 9960 4556
Location: Dunster CP, Dunster Beach, Lower Marsh Lane End; faces inland over Lower Marsh.
Type: pillbox type 24, built concrete block lining and cob infill.
Condition: good but cob has completely weathered, accessible.
Function: provides the rearward defence of this group that covers the only road egress from the north end of Dunster Beach.
Group: with D14 and D15

Landward side showing the concrete skeleton construction. Entrance in seaward side. Close-up of concrete construction. View of the seaward side. Dimensioned plan of the large embrasure

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