MHG50928 - WWII Pillbox - Donkey Bridge, Invergordon

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Type and Period (1)

  • PILLBOX (Second World War - 1939 AD? to 1945 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (09/07/2007 09:15:40)
NH66NE 136 6970 6885

A WW II pillbox 2.5m by 2.5m. Upstanding to 1.5m (remainder buried beneath shingle). Rear blocked by tipped quarried stone acting as erosion control for road.
Interior half depth filled with shingle.
CFA/MORA Coastal Assessment Survey 1998.

The building was investigated in 2015 as part of the ARCH project 'Invergordon in World War I'. A square WWII pillbox is currently on the shore, not in its original position and buried in other rubble. <2>


<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 289561 (Dataset). SHG24123.


<2> ARCH, 2015, Invergordon in World War I, Site 168 (Dataset). SHG27123.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6973 6886 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NH66NE
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

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