MHG27938 - Torr a'phloda


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Type and Period (1)

  • WEAPONS PIT? (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Two scoops (NMRS MS 738/31, no.49), situated on the S-facing slopes of Torr a Phloda, were recorded by AOC (Scotland Ltd). The E scoop measures 1.9m in diameter and is 0.5m deep whilst the second scoop to the W measures 3.1m in diameter and is 0.5m deep. The E feature is possibly military in nature - possibly the remains of fox hole or a searchlight site. (See also NN16SW 12)
C Burgess (AOC (Scotland Ltd)) March 1996; NMRS MS 738/31 no.49 (29/1-2) <1>

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Grid reference Centred NN 1428 6111 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NN16SW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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