Tyne and Wear HER(11713): South Shields, Herd Sand, tank traps - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, tank traps
Two lines of Second World War tank traps seen on vertical air photographs from 1948. The anti-tank cubes block off the exit from the Herd Sand beach. The blocks have since been removed.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1399289; Aerial Photograph RAF 58/B/32/PART/I 5421 16-MAY-1948