Light Anti-Aircraft Battery on Holton Heath, 650m South East of Sandford House
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Dorset County Council
Purbeck District Council
Wareham St Martin
Mid Dorset and North Poole
SJ940940 (393966, 90239)
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A light anti aircraft battery on Holton Heath, south west of the Royal Naval Cordite Factory site. The battery, one of about 10 Bofors towers known to survive in England, consists of 2 concrete towers set side by side, each supporting an upper platform. One tower was equipped with a 40mm Bofors gun while the other housed the associated observation post. Scheduled.
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