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Heavy Anti-aircraft gunsite on Sandpit Hill

A Scheduled Monument in St James, Essex

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Latitude: 51.5488 / 51°32'55"N

Longitude: 0.5969 / 0°35'48"E

OS Eastings: 580150.168304

OS Northings: 186523.485101

OS Grid: TQ801865

Mapcode National: GBR QP5.V0C

Mapcode Global: VHJL3.9BDH

Entry Name: Heavy Anti-aircraft gunsite on Sandpit Hill

Scheduled Date: 9 March 2001

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1019663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32429

County: Essex

Electoral Ward/Division: St James

Built-Up Area: Rayleigh

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Hadleigh St James the Less

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