Pillbox, St Mary's Island


On the western side of St Mary's Island, facing towards the causway and Curry's Point, is a concrete World War 2 pillbox built into the rocks. Constructed 1940-1.[1]

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Pill box - St Mary's Island
- Photo by R J McNaughton, 2007, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.

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Simon Cotterill
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Cottages and Pillbox - St Mary's Island
- Photo by R J McNaughton, 2007, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.

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Simon Cotterill
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Tyne and Wear HER(1791): St. Mary's Island, Pillbox
- "Hexagonal concrete pillbox of Second World War origin. In good condition. Constructed 1940-1".

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Simon Cotterill
  from Simon Cotterill (Co-Curate Page)
St Mary's Island and Lighthouse
- A Brief History More About the Lighthouse Map Street View St Mary’s Island is a tidal island located off Curry's Point to the north of Whitley Bay, accessed by a causeway ...
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Pillboxes

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