MHG47567 - US Navy Communications Station, Clardon Hill

Summary

The receiver site associated with the transmitter and control site at Forss.

Type and Period (1)

  • RADIO STATION (In use, Second World War - 1945 AD to 1945 AD (post))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Large wireless station shown on the OS 1:10000 scale map (1985) on the N-face of Clardon Hill. The station has several elements including masts.
Information from RCAHMS (DE), October 2004 <1>

Martin Briscoe comments that this was a post-war US Navy Communications Station, being the receiver site associated with the Transmitter and Control site at Forss. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ND 14351 69839 (134m by 110m)
Map sheet ND16NW
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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