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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 718236

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/718236

Royal Navy oil tank farm situated at Mountblow on either side of the Forth and Clyde Canal (NS47SE 82). The storage tanks are in two groups at NS 473 724, NS 472 722 with the oil terminal at NS 470 718 on the River Clyde.

Information from RCAHMS (DE) February 2000

Royal Navy World War II Fuel tanks situated on the N bank of the River Clyde between Bowling and Milton. The fuel tanks are both above and below ground. On the date of visit the tanks were in the process of being demolished.

J Guy 2001; NMRS MS 810/11, Part 3, 200-1.

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