MHG30298 - Pillbox, Lovat Bridge


A rectangular brick and concrete pillbox.

Type and Period (1)

  • PILLBOX (TYPE FW3/26) (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

'On the right bank you can see a shabby pillbox…' <1>

Brick and concrete rectangular WWII pillbox, poor condition. Photos in J A Guy, 20th Century Defences <2>

In the Defence of Britain database this described as a Type FW3/26 pillbox with five embrasures in the west and south walls only, with a doorway to the east. It was visited in 1989 and 1996 and noted to be badly weathered with the walls starting to deterioriate. <3>

Photographs were contributed by Martin Briscoe via the Highland HER Flickr group.<4>

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Grid reference Centred NH 51701 44974 (6m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54SW
Civil Parish KILMORACK
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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