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Cramond and Dalmeny Batteries, Cramond Island, Edinburgh

551 1/129/5/24

Description Cramond and Dalmeny Batteries, Cramond Island, Edinburgh

Date 19/5/1998

Collection RCAHMS

Catalogue Number 551 1/129/5/24

Category All Other

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1503065

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Collection Level (551 1) RCAHMS

Group Level (551 1/5) Thematic Surveys

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Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34609 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View from south of remains of the gun emplacement (canopy removed). Visible holes for the canopy support and an area of reconstruction to the carapace. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34610 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View from south of remains of the gun emplacement (canopy removed). Visible are the holes for the canopy support and an area of reconstruction to the carapace. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34611 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View of gun battery engine house from North East showing entrance with steps, ventilators and steel window shutters. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34612 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View of gun battery engine house from North East showing entrance with steps, ventilators and steel window shutters.. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34616 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. General view of the two types of searchlight emplacements from South East. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34613 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View of gun battery engine house and magazine from the East. Visible are ventilators and steel framed windows. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34614 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View of gun battery engine house and magazine from the East. Visible are ventilators and steel framed windows. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34615 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. General view of the two types of searchlight emplacements from South East. Also visible is the battery engine house. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34617 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View of later type of searchlight emplacements from South. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34618 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View of later type of searchlight emplacements from South. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34619 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View from North West of earlier type of searchlight emplacement with focussing shutters still in situ. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34603 Edinburgh, Cramond Island Battery generator/engine house. General view from South East showing louvered exhaust opening in SE wall. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34620 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. View from North West of earlier type of searchlight emplacement with focussing shutters still in situ. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34621 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. Interior of earlier version of searchlight emplacemen. Detail of light beam focussing shutters and tracking rails. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34622 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, Cramond Battery, coast battery. Interior of earlier version of searchlight emplacemen. Detail of light beam focussing shutters and tracking rails.. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34607 Edinburgh, Cramond Island Battery, engine house. Detail of vents and steel shutters for windws on the West side. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34604 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island battery generator/engine house. View from South East showing louvered engine exhaust opening in SE wall.. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34605 Edinburgh, Cramond Island Battery generator/engine house. View from North East showing entrance and three windows with protective steel shutters. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34606 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island Battery generator/engine house. View from North East showing entrance and three windows with protective steel shutters 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34608 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island Battery, engine house. Detail of vents and steel shutters on West side. One of the focussing shutters from the searchlight platform for the battery lies in the foreground. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34597 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, The Knoll battery and anti-shipping barrier. General view of battery and N end terminal of anti-shippuing barrier from South East. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34598 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, The Knoll battery and anti-shipping barrier. General view of battery and N end terminal of anti-shippuing barrier from South East. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34600 CN Edinburgh, Cramond Island, The Knoll coast battery. View of brick built battery gun emplacement and observation platform from South East.. 19/5/1998 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 34599 Edinburgh, Cramond Island, The Knoll coast battery. View of brick built battery gun emplacement and observation platform from South East. 19/5/1998 Item Level

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