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Site D16

Date surveyed: January 2002
HER ref. no.: 35365
NGR: ST 0046 4455
Location: Dunster CP, Dunster Beach, Sea Lane End; overlooking beach opposite end of Sea Lane; faces seawards.
Type: pillbox type 24; built of concrete blocks, disguised with beach pebbles.
Condition: good, accessible, external baffle wall part survives.
Function: defended the mouth of the river Avill and the end of Sea Lane leading off Dunster Beach inland to Dunster.
Group: with D1 and D2.
Photos:

View showing the entrance side with blast wall. Dimensioned plan of the pillbox's entrance defences

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