Sussex Military Research Projects

Pillbox

Project ID: SMR1017

Location: Kingstanding, East Sussex

Project date: 2019

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Description: Description: Clearance of vegetation from, and a full survey of, a circular brick-shuttered pillbox dating to c1942 at the site of the Aspidistra transmitter used for (amongst other purposes) black propaganda radio transmissions. Traces of a 3-tone camouflage paint scheme were found on the brickwork.