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Shell-proof type 24 pillbox, with wooden fence on roof.
(Source: Book 1999)

Type of site PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/24)
Location Dring Lane, Radstock.
Area Paulton, Bath and North East Somerset, England
Grid reference ST 6841 5449
Period WW2
Condition Fair
Materials Reinforced Concrete
Recorder Alexander, Colin (Pillbox Study Group)
Defence grouping GHQ Line: Green - Stop Line - Burnham on Sea to near Melksham (where it joins with the GHQ Line: Blue) and then north to the River Severn at Newnham. This line is also known as the Bristol Outer Line. Manned by VIII Corps.
Photographs View of PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/24) - S0008492
(1) - exterior view
DOB site reference: S0008492
Reference 1999 Ironside's Line
1999 Warwalks: Stop Line Green
Event Construction, In the period 1940 1941