Thesaurus Term/Concept: SPIGOT MORTAR EMPLACEMENT

Identifier 87142
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A pit or emplacement surrounding a concrete pedestal, or 'thimble', which was used to mount a spigot mortar. Deployed by the Home Guard during WWII as an anti invasion measure.

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Context Record
Monument Type MDE11926 A sub circular embanked enclosure (7.4m in diamete... (Monument)
Monument Type MDE12850 Seven small sub-rectangular embanked hollows set i... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO629 World War Two mortar position on North Hill (Monument)