Beach Defence Post GZ1A

Posted on January 1, 2023 / 5
Listing Type : Malta Pillboxes
Location : Malta

Beach Defence Post GZ1A is located on a plateau well above the beach.  It is more of a blockhouse, single storey with a flat roof.  This is a Category B style Defence Post.  There are loopholes in the parapet of the roof, and inside the ground floor mountings for machine guns.

This is a first generation, Category A Pillbox.  It would have dominated the immediate are which is open and fairly flat.

Beach Defence Post GZ1A

Beach Defence Post GZ1A is located on a plateau well above the beach.  It is more of a blockhouse, single storey with a flat roof.  This is a Category B style Defence Post.  There are loopholes in the parapet of the roof, and inside the ground floor mountings for machine guns.

This is a first generation, Category A Pillbox.  It would have dominated the immediate are which is open and fairly flat.