MHG59913 - Anti Aircraft Battery - Coast Battery, Rubha Nan Sasan


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

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Located on a small hill top to the S of Cove Battery is a circular gun emplacement for a light anti-aircraft gun. The emplacement is defined by a circular earth and peat bank with an interior of hardcore. An Admiralty Hydrographic Survey Pillar stands on the E side of the emplacement. A concrete path leads N and NW downhill to three concrete building foundations, probably nissan huts for the gun crew.
Visited by RCAHMS (AKK) 11 October 2013.

GIS spatial data copied from data supplied by AKK from the RCAHMS World War One Survey Project. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 8151 9193 (62m by 54m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG89SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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