Tyne and Wear HER(11722): South Shields, Coast Road, road block - Details
South Shields, Coast Road, road block
A Second World War road block seen on vertical air photographs from 1942. Comprised two large blocks of concrete placed opposite each other with a small gap in between to let traffic through one vehicle at a time.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1401073; Aerial Photograph RAF FNO/98 1104 16-AUG-1942