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ROF Double-storey Pill Box Bridgend

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 01972m
Trust : Glamorgan Gwent
Community : Coychurch Lower
Unitary authority : Bridgend
NGR : SS9136679368
Site Type (preferred type first) : Modern Pill box
Status : Scheduled Monument

Summary :
Double-storey pill box, brick built with reinforced concrete, hexagonal in plan with extended foundation forming an additional basement level located in the area of the former Royal Ordnance Factory. The pill box measures 4.7m in height, 4.6m in length and 4m in width. The pillbox was built into the embankment of the Great Western Railway main line to defend the junction with the Vale of Glamorgan line (Cadw 2008).

Description :
Double-storey pill box, brick built with reinforced concrete, hexagonal in plan with extended foundation forming an additional basement level located in the area of the former Royal Ordnance Factory. The pill box measures 4.7m in height, 4.6m in length and 4m in width. The pillbox was built into the embankment of the Great Western Railway main line to defend the junction with the Vale of Glamorgan line (Cadw 2008).

Sources :
Cadw , New Entry to the Schedule of Monuments
01/pm photo//Wills H/1985/Pillboxes/p50

Events :
E005971 : Ewenny Park, Bridgend (year : 2006)

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