MHG30365 - Decoy site, Carnoch

Summary

Decoy site for Kinlochleven civil defence base.

Type and Period (1)

  • BOMBING DECOY (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Decoy site for Kinlochleven civil defence base. Info from Redfern, "20th Century fortifications in the UK" vol IV. Other possible military sites in area - see NN16SW0013, NN16SW0015, NN16SE0046, NN16SE0048, NN16SE0050 & NN16SE0060. <1>

Martin Briscoe advises that there are no visible traces of the decoy site in this location. The site does not appear to be known locally. <2>

Photographs of the area to the east of the site, suggested to be an access road to the site during usage, were submitted by Martin Briscoe in February 2011. <3>

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NN 1590 6149 (60m by 60m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NN16SE
Civil Parish LISMORE AND APPIN
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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