Thesaurus Term/Concept: BEACH DEFENCE

Identifier 82861
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Obstacles such as scaffolding, barbed wire and concrete blocks or cylinders placed on a beach to impede the progress of enemy soldiers, vehicles or watercraft landing from the sea.

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Instances/Examples (5)

Context Record
Monument Type MMO1464 World War Two defence obstacles opposite the Promenade Hotel [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1447 World War Two defence site south of Dunster Beach [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1280 World War Two defences on Minehead and Dunster Beaches [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1482 World War Two obstacles along slipway on Quay Street [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1483 World War Two obstacles at the Esplanade [outside Park boundary] (Monument)