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Hawkinge(1) Airfield Battle HQ

Kent
OS Grid Ref: TR20563915
Location: Located in a hedge line to the north of Gibraltar lane.
Date of visit: 2011-08-29

[Source: Mike Tucknott & Iain Taylor]

The bunker is in poor condition, it is full of brick back fill and there is evedence of flooding. The observation ladder is intact but in poor condition. The main entrance and emergency exit are both back filled. There are a few artifacts remaining, there are lighting fixtures and bulb holders still in place, there is also evedence of sinage on the back wall of the main room. This is a type MS2279 found on fighter airfields it also has a light anti aircraft possion on the roof.

[Source: Mike Tucknott & Iain Taylor]

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