MHG59094 - Engine House - Coast Battery, Site No. 2, North Sutor


Engine house associated with the First World War Site No. 2, 4 inch QF Battery.

Type and Period (1)

  • BATTERY ENGINE HOUSE (First World War - 1914 AD to 1918 AD)

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Full Description

The location of the engine house for the First World War 4-inch QF battery lies at the top of the site. It was situated in a deep rock pit, with a large thick stone wall on its S side. The pit has been used as a dump, mostly for barbed wire. Recorded as part of HS and RCAHMS' World War One Audit Project.
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 30 July 2013. <1>

GIS spatial data copied from data supplied by AKK from the RCAHMS World War One Suvey Project. <2>

The camps, batteries and associated buildings and features were scheduled by Historic Environment Scotland with effect from 26/03/2019. <3>

For other installations associated with the First World War (Site No. 2) 4 inch QF battery site, see also MHG35178, MHG59170, MHG59898.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8123 6873 (32m by 24m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH86NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish NIGG

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