Somerset Coastal Defences Survey
Survey Data

Site M1

Date surveyed: January 2002
HER ref. no.: 35461
NGR: SS 9845 4641
Location: Minehead CP, The Warren, adjacent to the golf clubhouse; faces over the Warren (now the golf links)
Type: rectangular Vickers HMG emplacement, disguised as a lean-to outhouse.
Condition: good, accessible.
Function: defends the eastern end of the road leading to Minehead, part of a group that once covered the east end of Minehead Beach.
Group: M3 and M4

Entrance to the emplacement. Metal shutter over the heavy machine-gun embrasure. View of the front.

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