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Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay Abandoned

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay Abandoned

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The abandoned beehive pillbox is one of several defensive structures dating back to World War Two

The ruined beehive pillbox that reappeared in Embleton Bay

Earlier this year, meanwhile, I was walking in Embleton Bay, between Low Newton by the Sea and Craster, when I stumbled across the ruins of another beehive ...

Though completely destroyed, its walls and roof long since taken by the tide, the building's concrete base and sandbag construction are plain to see.

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... of a lack of concrete and man power to build it which is a bit odd when you consider how many concrete 'Lozenge' pillboxes there are in Northumberland.”

How often the sandbag pillbox has reappeared over the years is unclear, though it offers a compelling insight into other abandoned wartime defences that may ...

Other brick and concrete pillboxes (which were built to defend the country against a German invasion) are visible throughout Embleton Bay, either atop the ...

According to the account: “Barbed wire was put up, one row with iron stakes and three rolls of round barbed wire, two on the bottom and one on the top.

These abandoned WW2 tank traps and ruined beehive pillbox can still be seen in Embleton Bay

The anti tank blocks in Embleton Bay echo the expansive wartime defences built along the coast

This fascinating account on the BBC's WW2 People's War website tells of the intense activity in and around Low Newton by the Sea during the late summer of ...

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

Also long poles were pile driven into the beach to stop enemy aircraft from landing… Miles of barbed wire were taken down and dumped over the rocks.

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The abandoned beehive pillbox is one of several defensive structures dating back to World War Two

The ruined beehive pillbox that reappeared in Embleton Bay

Earlier this year, meanwhile, I was walking in Embleton Bay, between Low Newton by the Sea and Craster, when I stumbled across the ruins of another beehive ...

Though completely destroyed, its walls and roof long since taken by the tide, the building's concrete base and sandbag construction are plain to see.

How often the sandbag pillbox has reappeared over the years is unclear, though it offers a compelling insight into other abandoned wartime defences that may ...

Other brick and concrete pillboxes (which were built to defend the country against a German invasion) are visible throughout Embleton Bay, either atop the ...

The anti tank blocks in Embleton Bay echo the expansive wartime defences built along the coast

These abandoned WW2 tank traps and ruined beehive pillbox can still be seen in Embleton Bay

According to the account: “Barbed wire was put up, one row with iron stakes and three rolls of round barbed wire, two on the bottom and one on the top.

This fascinating account on the BBC's WW2 People's War website tells of the intense activity in and around Low Newton by the Sea during the late summer of ...

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Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

This fascinating account on the BBC's WW2 People's War website tells of the intense activity in and around Low Newton by the Sea during the late summer of ...

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

Also long poles were pile driven into the beach to stop enemy aircraft from landing… Miles of barbed wire were taken down and dumped over the rocks.

Rare Beehive Pillbox Reemerges in Embleton Bay | Abandoned, Neglected, Old Buildings & Things | Pill boxes, Military history, History.

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Abandoned Cooling Towers in Northern England

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Alain Delon. Nasce a Sceaux, l'8 novembre 1935, è un attore, regista e cantante francese. Quì in una foto del 1963.

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