MHG53566 - Fox holes, The Ord
A series of five small hollows were recorded during topographic survey. It is suggested they are firing positions made for one person.
Type and Period (1)
- WEAPONS PIT (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- None recorded
A series of five small hollows were recorded in a line 6m to 10m apart during topographic survey. They comprise a sub-rectangular hollow 1m by 2m and up to 0.3m deep next to a small mound up to 0.5m high, presumably made from the spoil created when digging the hole. It is suggested they are firing positions made for one person, facing E and SE. A number of other hollows across this area have been suggested as Second World War exercise firing positions. <1>
|Grid reference||NC 5761 0522 (point) (Surveyed)|
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