MHG58912 - Gun emplacement site, Isle of Ewe


Gun emplacement site from WW2 on Isle of Ewe

Type and Period (2)

  • COAST BATTERY GUN SITE (Second World War - 1939 AD? to 1945 AD?)
  • EXTRACTIVE PIT (Second World War - 1939 AD? to 1945 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Gun emplacement site with hardcore base. There is a borrow pit beside this site. 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 2009 aerial photographs <2>

Note; "No guns were ever placed on the island." p.61

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 8599 8707 (6m by 6m)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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