Grangemouth Airfield

Airfield (20th Century), Airport (20th Century)

Site Name Grangemouth Airfield

Classification Airfield (20th Century), Airport (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Central Scotland Airport

Canmore ID 90521

Site Number NS98SW 23

NGR NS 93529 80670

NGR Description Centred NS 93529 80670

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Falkirk
  • Parish Grangemouth
  • Former Region Central
  • Former District Falkirk
  • Former County Stirlingshire

Archaeology Notes

NS98SW 23.00 centred 93529 80670

NS98SW 23.01 NS 9395 8146 Pillbox

NS98SW 23.02 NS c.9450 8041 Pillbox

NS98SW 23.03 NS c.9468 8101 Pillbox

NS98SW 23.04 NS c.9399 8033 Pillbox

NS98SW 23.04 NS c.9343 8043 Pillbox

NS98SW 23.05 NS c.9343 8043 Pillbox

NS98SW 23.06 NS 93641 81363 and NS 93797 81432 Hangars

NS98SW 23.07 NS c.94396 81183 Pillbox

For WWII road block at NS c. 9378 8160, see NS98SW 87.

ARCHITECT: Alex Mair, 1939.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

Now totally obliterated by the BP oil refinery and other industrial development.

D J Smith 1983.

This airfield falls in an area bounded by the A904, B9143, B9132 and A905 roads. The only surviving elements of the airfield are the two large hangars which have been modified. These are in use as factory units within an industrial estate.

J Guy 1999; NMRS MS 810/7, 26-7, P4

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