Wiltshire and Swindon Historic Environment Record

Details for record number MWI31777



Title / Name

Pillbox, East of Little Down


A Type 22 pillbox on the east of Little Down.

Monument Types and Dates

PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/22), C20 (1901 to 2000)

Other Details

Source Detail: English Heritage, 1995-2001

Title: Defence of Britain Project

Summary: No summary information. Source ID: SWI26098

Description: The Defence of Britain Database includes a record of a concrete World War Two type 22 pillbox at Durnford, Wiltshire, SU 138 373. The record suggsests that it was part of High Post Airfield's Defences, and was constructed in the period from 1940-1941.

Source Detail: Wills, H.,

Title: Gazetteer of Defence Sites from the Henry Wills Collection

Summary: No summary information. Source ID: SWI26101

Description: Second World War Pillbox.

Source Detail: Helen Winton, 2001

Title: RCHME/EH Aerial Photographers Comment

Summary: No summary information. Source ID: SWI26221

Description: The pillbox is associated with High Post Airfield.

Source Detail: Burge, T., 2014

Title: Kennet and Avon Canal GHQ Line defences (2011-2014)

Summary: List of pillboxes located and photographed across Wiltshire Source ID: SWI26454

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