Thesaurus Term/Concept: NISSEN HUT

Identifier 97128
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A prefabricated structure of a steel frame clad in corrugated iron. Semi-circular in section they were used as accommodation for the armed forces and, during WWII, as emergency housing for bombed out civilians. Also used for storage.

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Instances/Examples (22)

Context Record
Monument Type MMO1466 Dunster Beach Camp northeast of Lower March Farm [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22745 Garage, High Street, Porlock (Building)
Monument Type MSO12494 Possible World War Two guard hut on North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12495 Possible World War Two guard hut on North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12292 Royal Ordnance Corps observation post north of Porlock (Building)
Monument Type MSO7100 Searchlight Battery, Blackpitts (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22306 Searchlight installation north of Louisa Gate (Building)
Monument Type MSO12475 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12476 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12478 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12479 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12482 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12483 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12484 World War Two accommodation or administration building at North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1489 World War Two army camp east of Camp Reservoir (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7546 World War Two military camp on North Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3138 World War Two military installation east of Higher Knaplock (Monument)
Monument Type MDE21584 World War Two nissen hut above Triss Combe (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10278 World War Two nissen hut sites north of Dunster park (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7787 World War Two nissen huts in Yeanor Moor (Monument)
Monument Type MMO626 World War Two tank marshalling area in Moor Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12469 World War Two tank ramps at North Hill (Monument)