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DEFENCE > FORTIFICATION > BLOCKHOUSE > PILLBOX > PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/24)
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PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/24)  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A hexagonal pillbox with an interanl anti-ricochet wall. The rear wall was lengthened to take two rifle loopholes in addition to the five light machine gun. Both 15in and 42in thick walls are common. Designed by DFW branch 3.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/140521
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/140521
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