MHG58911 - WW2 hut bases and Light Anti Aircraft Gun Emplacement - Isle of Ewe


Two Nissan hut bases from WW2 on Isle of Ewe

Type and Period (2)

  • HUT PLATFORM (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
  • ANTI AIRCRAFT GUN EMPLACEMENT (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Site of a light anti aircraft gun emplacement with at least two concrete hut bases is visible on an RAF vertical air photograph (CPE/SCOT/UK 182 1319, flown 8 October 2013). The local landowner has a map in his possession from the War Office showing the location of ground to be requisitioned.
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 15 November 2013.

WW2 Nissan hut bases measuring 5x3m. The site was recorded in 2014 by Malone D, MacInnes A & Buchanan J as part of an archaeological survey of Isle Ewe. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs <2>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 8593 8712 (36m by 29m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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