Tyne and Wear HER(11715): South Shields, South Pier, tank traps - Details
South Shields, South Pier, tank traps
Two lines of Second World War tank traps seen on vertical air photographs from 1948. The anti-tank cubes block off the end of the south pier and part of the adjacent beach. The blocks have since been removed.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1400063; Aerial Photograph RAF 58/B/32 5431 17-MAY-1948