MHG59141 - Anti-Aircraft Battery - Coast Battery, North Sutor


Anti-Aircraft Battery associated with the Second World War 6 inch Battery site.

Type and Period (1)

  • ANTI AIRCRAFT BATTERY (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

Full Description

Located to the S of the Engine House are four concrete pads about c.30m apart aligned ENE-WSW, each with a holdfast for a UP Rocket for close air defence for the coast battery.
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 30 July 2013. <1> <2>

These concrete pads are visible in 2009 aerial photography. <3>

The North Sutor camps, batteries and associated buildings and features were scheduled by Historic Environment Scotland with effect from 26/03/2019. <4>

For other installations associated with the Second World War 6 inch battery site, see also
MHG35180, MHG35177, MHG35179, MHG35981, MHG35183, MHG38497, MHG46669, MHG46670, MHG59174, MHG59896, MHG59178, MHG34271, MHG35182.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8186 6890 (88m by 38m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH86NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish NIGG

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