MMO1495 - World War Two bomb craters on Bossington Hill (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
A group of Second World War bomb craters are visible as earthworks on aerial photographs. There are sixteen craters which measure about 3.5 metres in diameter and cover an area that measures 100 metres by 50 metres which is centred at SS 9063 4847. The craters are likely to be associated with the tank training activities (MSO7616) during the Second World War and are adjacent to the target railway. [1-3]
- <1> SMO4068 Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/106G/UK/1655 4013-4014 (11 July 1946).
- <2> SMO4069 Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Oblique Aerial Photograph. NMR SS 9048/18 (18282/03) (10 February 1999).
- <3>XY SMO7542 Archive: Severn Estuary Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment: SS 94 NW. MD000133. [Mapped feature: #35158 ]
|Grid reference||Centred SS 9062 4846 (104m by 112m) (Aerial Survey)|
|Civil Parish||SELWORTHY, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Events/Activities (1)
External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1455044 (Original Monarch entry: 1455044)
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 NW194
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1455044
Record last edited
Dec 15 2020 1:34PM
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