The Royal Ordnance Factory Bridgend-ROF 53

1936-1946

 

These images show the ring of Pill boxes around the sites in Bridgend. Many have gone now, but the substantial remains show that they were built to last !

 

Above magazines Above magazines Colapsed near 8x 7 Colapsed near 8x 7 Colapsed near 8x 7 Found in mud ?
Above 8x 4 Above 8x 4 Above 8x 2 Above 8x 2 Above 8x 1 Above 8x 1
The above pill box was photographed in the mid 1990's, I believe it was located near the entrances to 8x1 and 8x 2, near the site of the Cordite factory buildings.

All Images unless otherwise stated are the property of the author ©Richard Williams 2005-2008

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