MHG53797 - Lookout post, Radar Station, Loth
A lookout post, situated on Lothbeg Point. Part of the Radar Station complex. Survives as a roofed building.
Type and Period (1)
- LOOKOUT (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- None recorded
Concrete and brick WWII lookout post on prominent part of coastline. 1 door on W side, 2 shuttered openings on S side. Ladders extend to a flat roof with remains of fixings for spot light/gun. 1 small internal compartment off main area. Identical to those noted further north near Ord Point. Addition of modern windows and door. <1>
Photographs forwarded to the HER in December 2010.<2>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Sneddon, D, Gheorghiou, D, Hansom, J and Shearer, I. 03/2010. East Sutherland Coastal Zone Assessment survey: Data Structure Report. Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). 12/9/10. Digital. Site 298j.
- <2> Text/Correspondence: Private individual. 2008-11. Feedback from website visitor. Yes. Digital. Nick Catford.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 9597 0964 (6m by 6m)|
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