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Wig Bay Lookout Post (12370)

Current Priority
Low
East
204085
North
568049
Site Type
Observation Post.
Period
WW2, 1940

Low brick building. Window on south side. WW2 mine observation post.

Condition and current recommendations:

Condition
Action

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Other records:

NMRS
143427
SMR
Unknown

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7th February, 2013 by niccoombey
Survey Information
User:
niccoombey
Date:
Feb. 7, 2013
Tidal state:
low
Site located?:
Yes
Condition Information
Proximity to coast edge:
11-50m
Coastally eroding?:
not eroding
Is there a coastal defence?:
yes
Other threats?:
visitor erosion; tipping; structural damage/decay
Management Information
How visible are the remains? (above ground):
highly visible (substantial remains)
How visible are the remains? (in section):
not visible
How accessibile is the site?:
easily accessible- no restrictions; accessible on foot (footpath); vehicular access
The site is:
is well known; is well visited
Comments and recommendations
Comments:

ww2

Recommendations:

clean up better interpretation at car park