Tyne and Wear HER(11695): South Shields, aircraft obstructions - Details
South Shields, aircraft obstructions
Anti Aircraft Defence Site
An extensive area of aircraft obstructions from WW2 seen as earthworks and cropmarks on aerial photographs. An incomplete grid of linear ditches with associated small dumps of spoil to either side. Seen over an area measuring 1155m x 1120m.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1403238; Aerial Photograph RAF 58/B/35 5265 16-MAY-1948 and RAF 106G/UK/1193 4280 27-FEB-1946