Surrey Defences Survey

List of known sites on map square TQ34 : as at 27/1/02

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

MR 6 Fig Type Observations Date Dem 8 Fig Construction Shape Orientation Gunports Other features Condition IRIS No
TQ 302444 PMW Brickwork falling away badly 1st Oct 1992   30194443 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 285 7, 2 covering doorway Internal blast wall, render around entrance Brickwork deteriorating badly SU/SIHG/CRS217
TQ 302446 PMS   1st Oct 1992   30254462 Brick shuttered concrete Hexagonal 175 7, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS218
TQ 303443 PMSW ? Only concrete & roof remain, bricks gone 1st Oct 1992   30364439 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal SW? ?   Very bad, only core and roof remain SU/SIHG/CRS219
TQ 304441 PMSW   1st Oct 1992   30464412 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 235 7, 2 covering doorway Internal blast wall Good, slight weathering to brickwork SU/SIHG/CRS220
TQ 305440 SMW   1st Oct 1992   30524400 Brick shuttered concrete Square 265 4   Good SU/SIHG/CRS221
TQ 307440 PMS   1st Oct 1992   30794403 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 175 7, 2 covering doorway Internal blast wall, render round entrance, high threshold Fair SU/SIHG/CRS223
TQ 307442 PMSW   1st Oct 1992   30734427 Brick shuttered concrete Hexagonal 225 7, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Good SU/SIHG/CRS222
TQ 309438 PMSE   1st Jun 1992   30944380 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal SE 4 Chamfered roof edge Very good SU/SIHG/CRS224
TQ 310438 PMS   1st Oct 1992   31094385 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 205 7   Fair SU/SIHG/CRS225
TQ 312439 PMS   1st Oct 1992   31244392 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 165 7 Internal blast wall Good SU/SIHG/CRS226
TQ 314439 SMSE   1st Oct 1992   31464393 Brick shuttered concrete Square 115 4   Good SU/SIHG/CRS227
TQ 315439 SMSW   1st Oct 1992   31564395 Brick shuttered concrete Square 215 3   Good SU/SIHG/CRS228
TQ 318439 PMS Incorporated into summer house 1st Oct 1992   31864398 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 195 ? (Removed during conversion to summer house ?)   Good but converted SU/SIHG/CRS230
TQ 318440 PMSW   1st Oct 1992   31804400 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 245 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS229
TQ 319439 PMS Doorway partly concreted up in 1956 1st Oct 1992   31934397 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 175 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS231
TQ 320442 PMSW Steps down to entrance 1st Oct 1992   32044424 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 215 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Steps down to entrance, box partially sunk in ground Poor, brickwork falling away SU/SIHG/CRS232
TQ 322439 SM? Very overgrown - unapproachable 1st May 1993   32274395 Brick shuttered concrete Square ? ?   Very overgrown SU/SIHG/CRS233
TQ 323442 PMS A/T box, used as farm store 1st Oct 1992   32324428 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 185 1 A/T, 2 rifle/lmg (other reports say 7 ?) Internal blast wall? Fair SU/SIHG/CRS234
TQ 324439 SMSW 'L' shaped brick wall on NE corner 1st May 1993   32444394 Brick shuttered concrete Square 245 4 'L' shaped brickwork wall on NE corner, 4' sides 3' high with L/H Good SU/SIHG/CRS235
TQ 325438 PMS   1st Oct 1992   32574384 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 165 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS237
TQ 325443 PMSE   1st Oct 1992   32514432 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 155 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS236
TQ 326438 SME Doorway enlarged for agricultural use 1st Oct 1992   32624379 Brick shuttered concrete Square 105 3   Fair SU/SIHG/CRS238
TQ 327438 PMSE   1st Oct 1992   32754384 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 115 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS240
TQ 327440 PMS   1st Oct 1992   32774401 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 190 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS241
TQ 327443 PMS   1st May 1993   32704436 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 175 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Poor, brickwork falling away SU/SIHG/CRS239
TQ 330438 PMS   1st Oct 1992   33074387 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 165 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS242
TQ 331439 PME   1st Oct 1992   33194392 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 100 7 Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS243
TQ 332439 SMS Wide doorway and circular mounting plate with bolts 1st Nov 1992   33264399 Brick shuttered concrete Square 195 3, 1 opposite door has circ. mtg. plate with bolts Wide doorway Fair SU/SIHG/CRS244
TQ 333441 PMSE   1st Nov 1992   33354417 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 150 7 Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS245
TQ 334443 PMSW   1st Nov 1992   33404432 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 215 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS246
TQ 335442 PMS   1st Nov 1992   33524427 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 185 7 Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS247
TQ 335442 PMSE   1st Nov 1992   33524429 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 135 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS248
TQ 336440 PMSE   1st Nov 1992   33624401 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 145 7 Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS249
TQ 339441 SMS   1st Nov 1992   33964411 Brick shuttered concrete Square 185? 4 rifle/lmg   Fair SU/SIHG/CRS250
TQ 340441 SMSW Wide doorway & circular mounting plate with bolts, A/T box 1st Nov 1992   34024412 Brick shuttered concrete Square 230 3, 1 opp. door has circ. mtg. plate with bolts Wide doorway Fair SU/SIHG/CRS251
TQ 341441 PMS   1st Nov 1992   34124414 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 170 4 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS253
TQ 341443 PMSW Very close to 341441 to provide cover 1st Nov 1992   34104430 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 220 4 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall ? Brickwork deteriorating and falling away SU/SIHG/CRS252
TQ 342442 PMW Still has 9 bolt A/T gun mount 1st Nov 1992   34294421 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 250 2 rifle/lmg, 1 A/T   Fair SU/SIHG/CRS254
TQ 343443 PMSE Interior very good with '178-295' painted on wall 1st Nov 1992   34304438 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 115 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS255
TQ 345442 PMS   1st Nov 1992   34584421 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 180 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Poor, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS256
TQ 346444 PMSE   1st Nov 1992   34654445 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 155 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Good but brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS258
TQ 346445 PMSE   1st Nov 1992   34614455 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 130 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Fair, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS257
TQ 348442 PMS   1st Nov 1992   34814427 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 185 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Poor, most brickwork fallen away, reinforcement showing SU/SIHG/CRS259
TQ 348443 PMSE   1st Nov 1992   34834430 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 115 7, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Most shuttering fallen away & reinforcing visible SU/SIHG/CRS260
TQ 348445 PMSE Used as farm wood store 1st Nov 1992   34884458 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 125 4 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall, chamfered roof edge Good SU/SIHG/CRS261
TQ 351442 SMS Wide doorway, A/T box 1st Nov 1992   35154428 Brick shuttered concrete, yellow stock bricks Square 175 2 rifle/lmg, 1 A/T   Good SU/SIHG/CRS262
TQ 353443 ? Largely demolished 1st Nov 1992 * 35304432 Concrete and ? ? ? ? ? Largely demolished SU/SIHG/CRS263
TQ 358468 PMS Demolished 1990 1st Jun 1992 * 35844681 Brick and concrete, decorative style ?   S     Revealed from dense undergrowth by road widening then demolished  
TQ 359448   Pillbox demolished, hardcore used in field entrance 1st Jun 1992 *             Hardcore in field entrance only  
TQ 360449   Pillbox demolished, concrete and brickwork in ground 1st Jun 1992 *   Concrete and brick         Traces of brickwork and concrete projecting from ground only  
TQ 360450 SMSE   1st Nov 1992   36074500 Brick shuttered concrete Square 130 4 rifle/lmg Chamfered roof edge Good SU/SIHG/CRS264
TQ 361450 SMS Used as sheep shelter 1st Nov 1992   36124503 Brick shuttered concrete Square 175 4 rifle/lmg Chamfered roof edges Good SU/SIHG/CRS265
TQ 361453 PMSW Partly demolished 1st Jan 1993   36154536 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 205 7   Poor, partly demolished SU/SIHG/CRS266
TQ 362450 PME Foundations exposed by stream LOCATION OF THIS BOX UNCERTAIN 1st Jun 1992     Brick and concrete Irregular hexagon E ? 7   Good, some bricks fallen away SU/SIHG/CRS267
TQ 362452 PMSE Used as sheep shelter 1st Jan 1993   36284520 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 120 7 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall Poor, brickwork falling away SU/SIHG/CRS268
TQ 363452 SMSW Gate on top to advertise horse shows 1st Jan 1993   36384522 Brick shuttered concrete Square 205 4 rifle/lmg Chamfered roof edge Good SU/SIHG/CRS269
TQ 365452 PMS Demolished, site now a car park 1st Sep 1992 *                
TQ 366452 SMS Very overgrown 1st Jan 1993   36654525 Brick shuttered concrete Square with truncated front corners & chamfered roof edge 165 4 rifle/lmg   Good but very overgrown and easily missed SU/SIHG/CRS270
TQ 367453 PM? Inaccessible 1st Jan 1993   36744537 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal SW? ? ? Fair SU/SIHG/CRS271
TQ 368452 SMSW A/T pillbox 1st Jan 1993   36804522 Brick shuttered concrete Square with truncated front corners & chamfered roof edge 255 1 A/T + 2 rifle/lmg Wide doorway & circular mounting plate with bolts opposite Fair, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS272
TQ 369450 PMSW ? One of a pair - one SW one SE - which is which? Not accessed 1st Jan 1993   36914502 Brick shuttered concrete, white stock bricks internally Polygonal ? Square ? SW? 4 rifle/lmg Metal external door frame Fair SU/SIHG/CRS273
TQ 369450 PMSE ?   1st Jan 1993   36924502 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal SE? 7/4 ? ? Fair SU/SIHG/CRS274
TQ 369453 PMS Used as log/timber store by nearby stables 1st Feb 1993   36974533 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 180 7 rifle/lmg High entrance clearance Poor, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS275
TQ 369456 PMS   1st Feb 1993   36984563 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 180 7 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall Fair, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS276
TQ 372450 SMSE   1st Feb 1993   37204501 Brick shuttered concrete Square with truncated front corners & chamfered roof edge 155 4 rifle/lmg   Good but brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS277
TQ 373450 SMSW   1st Feb 1993   37364501 Brick shuttered concrete Square with truncated front corners and chamfered roof edge 235 4 rifle/lmg   Good but brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS278
TQ 373454 PMS   1st Feb 1993   37364540 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 190 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS279
TQ 375450 PMS Log store 1st Feb 1993   37584501 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 160 7 rifle/lmg Very high entrance passage, internal blast wall Poor, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS281
TQ 375453 PMSE Partly demolished 1st Feb 1993   37514535 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 145 7   Poor, partly demolished SU/SIHG/CRS280
TQ 377450 PMS Used as base for oil tank, entrance enlarged 1st Feb 1993   37744508 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 175 7 rifle/lmg (one removed when entrance enlarged) Internal blast wall Fair, brickwork deteriorating plus modifications noted SU/SIHG/CRS282
TQ 378451 SME Surrounded by deep trench & barbed wire 1st Feb 1993   37824519 Brick shuttered concrete Square 110 4   Good SU/SIHG/CRS283
TQ 379452 SMSW   1st Feb 1993   37964522 Brick shuttered concrete Square with chamfered roof edge 225 4 rifle/lmg Door not central on rear wall Good but brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS284
TQ 381451 PMSE Used as horse jumping store 1st Feb 1993   38134519 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon with chamfered roof edge 155 7 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS285
TQ 383453 PMSE   1st Feb 1993   38384533 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 115 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS287
TQ 383455 PMSE   1st Feb 1993   38314551 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 155 7 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall Poor, brickwork falling away & reinforcing showing SU/SIHG/CRS286
TQ 384455 SM ? Rendered around entrance LOCATION OF THIS BOX UNCERTAIN 1st Sep 1992     Brick and concrete with render around entrance Square   5 rifle/lmg (2 covering door)   Very poor, bricks falling away SU/SIHG/CRS288
TQ 387453 SMSE   1st Feb 1993   38774531 Brick shuttered concrete Square with chamfered roof edge & truncated corners 150 4 rifle/lmg, 1 covering door   Very good SU/SIHG/CRS289
TQ 387453 SMSW High door entrance 1st Feb 1993   38784530 Brick shuttered concrete Square with chamfered roof edge & truncated corners 235 4 rifle/lmg, 1 covering door High door entrance Good, brickwork beginning to deteriorate SU/SIHG/CRS290
TQ 388455 PMW   1st Feb 1993   38894559 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 255 7 Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS291
TQ 389452 SMS A/T box, circular mounting plate and bolts, used as horse shelter 1st Feb 1993   38934522 Brick shuttered concrete Square 185 3, 1 A/T has circular mounting plate with bolts, 2 rifle/lmg   Good SU/SIHG/CRS293
TQ 389454 PMSE   1st Feb 1993   38914545 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 155 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS292
TQ 390451 PMS   1st Feb 1993   39004515 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 175 7 Internal blast wall Fair SU/SIHG/CRS294
TQ 391450 PMS   1st Feb 1993   39164505 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 195 7 Internal blast wall Poor SU/SIHG/CRS295
TQ 391453 PMS Covers railway bridge 1st Feb 1993   39184538 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon S 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering doorway Brickwork shows headers and stretchers Fair, brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS296
TQ 392450 PME ? Close to railway embankment 1st Feb 1993   39234504 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon E ? 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Extra rendering above doorway Very poor, bricks fallen away & reinforcement showing SU/SIHG/CRS297
tq 392452 PMS   1st Feb 1993   39264529 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 175 7 rifle/lmg Internal blast wall Poor, bricks fallen away at top of walls SU/SIHG/CRS298
TQ 394452 SMSW A/T box, circular mounting plate and bolts, sheep shelter 1st Feb 1993   39444529 Brick shuttered concrete Square 235 3, 1 A/T has circ. mounting plate & bolts, 2 rifle/lmg   Good, filled with earth to L/H level SU/SIHG/CRS299
TQ 394457 PMS Close to railway embankment 1st Mar 1993   39454576 Brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 195 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Earth on roof, internal blast wall Poor, bricks falling away and reinforcement showing SU/SIHG/CRS300
TQ 397452 PMS   1st Mar 1993   39734521 Pinkish-brown brick shuttered concrete Polygonal 195 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Internal blast wall Fair brickwork deteriorating SU/SIHG/CRS301
TQ 398454 PMS This box has been 'restored' by owner 1st Mar 1993   39824545 Brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon 175 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering door Int. painted & metal door added by current owner, int. blast wall Good, roof re-rendered & top four brick courses replaced SU/SIHG/CRS302
TQ 399452 PM? Yellow stock bricks LOCATION UNCERTAIN : POSSIBLY 400452 ? 1st Sep 1992     Yellow stock brick shuttered concrete Irregular hexagon ? 7 rifle/lmg, 2 covering doorway   Fair