MHG56041 - Sentry hut - Fodderty, Ross and Cromarty


A sentry hut and munitions store noted by ARCH's Heritage Along the Kyle Line project in 2011.

Type and Period (1)

  • SENTRY BOX (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This site was noted in ARCH's Heritage Along the Kyle Line project in 2011. It was recorded as the remains of sentry hut guarding munitions store. Two photographs were submitted. It was found to be in poor condition. <1>

During WWII munitions were stored in tubes under key sidings on the Kyle line, at Fodderty and Durinish. In the event of an enemy invasion, the sidings could be blown up. The munitions were guarded by Norwegian sentries. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 5094 5899 (16m by 18m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH55NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FODDERTY

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