The construction of the A20 in the 1970s caused most of the battery to be covered with earth, so little can be seen on the surface, though access is possible to the underground battery plotting room. Some of the observation posts on the cliff edge are also visible.
The batteries to the east and west of Dover were each designated as a fortress and each fortress had an underground plotting room from where the guns could be controlled. At Hougham. there are No.1, No.2 and No.3 Gun emplacements.
- South Foreland - site of a similar battery east of Dover
- Samphire Hoe - country park at the foot of the cliffs
- Gatekeepers - the Guns of Dover in WWII
- Kent History Forum
- Subterranea Britannica
- Photos of West Shelter
- Plotting Room phots
- "Hougham Battery". Archived from the original on 9 August 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
- "Hougham Battery Plotting Room – Subterranea Britannica".
- "Subterranean History: Hougham Battery, Dover".