Surrey Defences Survey

List of known sites on map square TQ04 : as at 26/11/01

Explanation of Type Code Letters

First Letter : Plan

P = Polygonal (hexagonal, octagonal etc.)

R = Rectangular

D = Designed for site

S = Square

C = Circular

L = 'L' shaped (Section Post)

A/W = Alan-Williams steel turret

P/H = Pickett-Hamilton Fort

Martello = WW2 defences added

Second Letter : Material

C = Concrete

M = Mixture (brick/stone/breeze with concrete)

Third/Fourth Letter : Direction faced

to eight points of the compass.

All-round capability signified '36' to represent 360 degrees.

Other defences :

A/TB = Anti-tank Blocks

A/TC = Anti-tank Cylinders

A/TD = Anti-tank Ditch

A/TP = Anti-tank "Pimples"/Dragons Teeth

A/TR = Anti-tank Rails/girders to be inserted in road sockets

A/TW = Anti-tank Wall

A/TS = Anti-tank Scaffold

A/AP = Anti-airborne Poles (aircraft obstructions)

OP = Observation Post

A/F = Airfield Defence

L/H = Loopholes in walls or buildings

AUX = Auxiliary Unit 'Hideout'

DEL = Defence Electric Light (coastal searchlight)

F/F = Flame Fougasse

smb = spigot mortar base

atr = anti-tank rifle emplacement

m.g. = machine gun position

* = now demolished

Map Sheet TQ04
Reference Type Observations
000478 CCSW no sign 1/99
000480 CCSW no sign 1/99
001475 A/TR slot on W side of A281 1/99
001478 CCSW now houses swimming pool filtration plant 1/99
003475 CCS checked 1/99
003500 A/TB x? probably 15 to 20 checked 1/99
006473 CCS checked 5/97
007473 CCS checked 5/97
010474 CCS checked 6/97
012474 CCS A/T box sound condition 1/99
013475 CCSE checked 6/97
014475 CCS checked 1/99
017474 CCS checked 1/99
020475 CCE checked 6/97
022478 CCS (022477) checked 2/89 CHECK
024475 DMS A/T gun aperture built into cottage, evidence removed by 12/98
024475 A/TR slotted block for barrier, overgrown 12/98
025477 CCS checked 12/98
027477 CCNW covered by undergrowth 12/98
028476 CCS stands on river cliff 12/98
029477 CCS checked 8/98
032477 PME being built into double garage 8/98
032483 PMSE Door sealed 7/92
033476 CC? demolished remains only 8/98
033476 A/TR one block S side 8/98
033479 PMS checked 5/97
033483 PME checked 8/98
035479 PMS checked 12/98
036484 PME Poor condition 6/98
036485 PMNE checked 6/98
039479 A/TR partially demolished slotted block 12/98
041484 PMS checked 6/98
042482 PMSE Good condition, door and loopholes blocked 6/98
042482 SME A/T gun aperture, very unusual, apertures blocked up 6/98
045483 PMSW checked 6/98
045489 A/TD ? possible anti-tank ditch 7/98
046485 PMS Good condition 6/98
046488 DM- converted from limekiln, built of brick and cement-filled sandbags, totally buried by 3/89
047489 PMSE all apertures bricked up 6/98
050480 PMS no sign 1/89
053488 A/TP x11 side of road 8/98 + 1 x A/TC (possible remains of second also)
058488 PMS checked 6/98
061487 PMSW/smb checked 6/98, spigot mortar base adjacent
064488 PMSW checked 7/98
067487 PMSW Type 24 checked 11/98
068484 PMSE checked 7/98
070485 PMSE checked 11/98
072490 PMSW checked 7/98
072491 A/TR block on NW side, other block foundation only 7/98
072485 PMS checked 11/98
074486 PMS Type 24 checked 9/98
076485 PMS checked 5/97
078486 PMSW Type 24 checked 9/98
081486 PMSW checked 5/97
082486 PMSE checked 9/98
086488 PMSE checked 5/97
087487 PMS Type 24checked 9/98
087490 m.g. ? Possible entrenchment checked 8/98
088487 PMSW checked 5/97
094486 DMS Two storey box built into rising ground; checked 11/98