MHG46692 - Obervation Tower - Rubha Nan Sasan, Cove Battery,


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Type and Period (1)

  • OBSERVATION POST (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (19/10/2004)
NG89SW 4.02 81496 92101

The brick and concrete Battery Observation Post (BoP), with a viewing platform and a single compartment to the rear, still stands to orginal height. It is supported on brick pillars and a central brick pedestal suggesting it is now in an unstable condition.
Visited by RCAHMS (DE, GS, JG), August 2000 <1>

This site was visited and photographed by A Puls of Highland Council in October 2012 as part of a high level assessment of Second World War sites associated with the Loch Ewe Arctic Convoys. Sites visited were confined to significant features and remains located between Poolewe and Cove. <2>

GIS spatial data created 2019 based on OS Master Map. <3>

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Grid reference Centred NG 81495 92102 (10m by 11m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG89SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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