Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units


Longleat/Frome Auxiliary Unit Patrol

This page was last updated on 6/12/16

Thank you for selecting information on the Longleat/Frome Auxiliary Unit Patrol and their Operational Base in Somerset. The info and images below have been supplied by our Somerset CIO Chris Perry.

Research into this patrol and its training is ongoing. The information below is published from various sources and is by no means conclusive. If information is not listed below it does not necessarily mean the information is not out there but normally means CART researchers have not found it yet.

If you have any information on this patrol or can help with research in this area please do contact us.

Currently the only info we have on this location or patrol has been provided by the Defence Of Britain Project undertaken by the Council for British Archaeology.

Some of this can be seen below;

Location: 30 yards up an embankment near the old Fussell's Iron Works; Great Elm; nr. Frome; Great Elm; Mendip; Somerset; England

OSGB Grid ref. - ST 745 488
Lat/Lon (OSGB36) - 002 21 55 W 51 14 14 N

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The Defence of Britain Project, ran from April 1995 to March 2002 under the auspices of the Council for British Archaeology. In that time, nearly 20,000 twentieth century military sites in the United Kingdom were recorded by an army of some 600 volunteers.