MHG47547 - Bunker, Radar Station, Loth


Bunker, part of the Radar Station at Loth.

Type and Period (1)

  • BUNKER (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (30/09/2004)
NC91SE 32.08 97120 10455

A partially earth covered bunker is visible on postwar RAF vertical air photographs (CPE/Scot/UK 225, 3425-3426, flown 27 June 1946) immediately E of a dyke on Crackaig Links. The bunker which would appear to have an large open vent forms part of the wartime development of this radar station.
The bunker would appear to have had the earth covering removed since 1946 as it is depicted on the current OS digital 1:2500 scale map as an upstanding structure. It can be seen as a concrete structure, still retaining the large open vent, on more recent Fairey Survey vertical air photographs (colour), (Fairey Surveys Ltd, SDD Coastal strip, 42. 241- 42. 243, flown 28 May 1975).
Information from RCAHMS (DE), September 2004 <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NC 97120 10455 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC91SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LOTH

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.