MHG59056 - Gun Emplacement and Huts - Meall Camas An Fheidh
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Type and Period (2)
- GUN EMPLACEMENT (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- HUT (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- None recorded
A circular platform, four hut bases and a smaller rectangular feature are visible on aerial photography 2009. <1>
Sitauted on the summit of Meall Camas an Fheidh and at the end of a metalled track from sewage works at Leacan Donna, is a light anti-aircraft battery. This the N of two light anti-aircraft positions on this track.
The remains of the stony circular platform for the gun lies on the summit. Downhill and to the S of the platform are the remains of four concrete hut bases. A stone built structure with the stumps of a possible wooden mast embedded within it lies to the W of the hut bases. Below the lower hut base, on either side of the track, are what appears to be concrete bases for an entrance gate.
Visited by RCAHMS (AKK) 7 June 2013.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 8424 9278 (36m by 58m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/331167/meall-camas-an-fheidh (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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