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Artillery Pillbox Shukino

Concrete artillery pillbox for 76.2-mm field gun. It was built in 1941 and defended approaches of Moscow from the side of Strogino. The pillbox was built out of concrete bars. The quality of bars is excellent, even today they look like new. The pillbox is situated near the fence of Kurchatov institute.

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  • Text: Fyodor Telin
  • Photos: Fyodor Telin