Tyne and Wear HER(5419): Whitley Bay, Spigot Mortar Emplacement - Details
Whitley Bay, Spigot Mortar Emplacement
Spigot Mortar Emplacement
Spigot mortar emplacement of WW2 origin - pit or emplacement surrounding a concrete pedestal or 'thimble' which was used to mount a spigot mortar. Deployed by the Home Guard in WW2 as an anti invasion measure.
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