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DEFENCE > FORTIFICATION > BLOCKHOUSE > PILLBOX > PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/22)
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PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/22)  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A hexagonal pillbox, with an internal anti-ricochet wall and loopholes for fives light machine guns and one rifle. Originally designed to have 15in bulletproof walls many were built with 42in thick shellproof walls. Designed by DFW branch 3.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/140518
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/140518
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