Visible as slight depressions / darker patches in the road surface these are vertical rail sockets for a […]
Constructed of Red Brick with concrete lintels and a flat concrete roof. The rear wall is formed by […]
Round Pillbox, Harlow Hill. RAF Ouston Thick Fronted Round Pillbox. S0007987
This pillbox closely resembles the standard “Northumberland D Type” but has a shorter side wall. It is completely […]
This pillbox is listed as a Type 24 but when measured it appears not to be it is […]
This Type 22 is slightly taller than usual and has a raised floor. There are holes either side […]
This variant pillbox is circular and brick shuttered, it has two large MG loopholes and a smaller rifle […]
Civil Air raid shelter built into bank. entrance hidden by hedge. emergency exit in concrete slab next to […]
This pillbox will shortly be in the middle of a large new housing estate.
This unusual pillbox was in the grounds of a large Victorian house until that was demolished and replaced […]
This pillbox used to have a corrugated iron roof structure above as camouflage.
Type 24 pillbox on verge of Brampton Road above station. About 50m E of junction with B 1354. […]
This Type 24 appears not to be listed in the DOB or EDOB databases. Update 21/6/2020 it now […]
This small pillbox appears most likely to be S0013698. Marked as removed in the EODBD overlay.
8 photos over a page and a half in the photo album included in the collection show 3 […]
S0006362 This Type 22 with no ricochet wall and an external blast wall is still extant and in […]
18/02/2000 A twin embrasure type 28a anti-tank gun emplacement. A large circular hole (at least 3ft in diameter) […]
Looking through a packet of photographs, I came across two of a two storey, or elevated, pillbox and […]
The maps below clearly show this pillbox to be in the location shown on google earth for S0004624. […]
Once again it appears the pictures have not aged very well and there are no negatives to scan.
Two variant Pillboxes at Kew Railway Bridge, London. The Pillbox as it appears today The pillbox below is […]
featuring Variant pillbox S0006529 at middle left.
Just to the south side of southbound platform of elevated tube station and before District Line trains cross […]
The third set of photo’s I decided to scan showed this curious, double decker, pillbox. Checking out it’s […]
This one is still extant and appears in good condition.