MHG53186 - Concrete base, Corran Point


A rectangular concrete base that is possibly associated with the gun battery.

Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)
  • MILITARY BUILDING? (Built, First World War - 1914 AD? to 1918 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Martin Briscoe reports that there is an approximately rectangular concrete base of a building at NN 01616 63442 which was possibly associated with the WW1 Royal Marines gun battery. <1><2>

Further research by Martin Briscoe. Pictures of the battery at the Royal Marine Museum, which come from the Imperial War Museum, show two searchlights with a hut below the gun positions on this site. This is possibly the location of the concrete base identified at this location. <3>

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Grid reference NN 01616 63441 (point)
Map sheet NN06SW
Civil Parish ARDGOUR
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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