Thesaurus Term/Concept: PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/22)

Identifier 140518
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A hexagonal pillbox, with an internal anti-ricochet wall and loopholes for fives light machine guns and one rifle. Originally designed to have 15in bulletproof walls many were built with 42in thick shellproof walls. Designed by DFW branch 3.

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Context Record
Monument Type MDR14187 World War II pillbox, south of Longlands, Repton (Monument)