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Field Visit

Date 1999

Event ID 996317

Category Recording

Type Field Visit


Site recorded during a short-notice survey undertaken of c.250ha of land in the grounds of Lews Castle to the W of Stornoway Harbour:

There are WW2 monuments in the area. Two bunkers and two gun emplacements are situated on the top of a small hill overlooking Stornoway Harbour at NB 419 336. One bunker is situated some 20m to the NW of the guns, the second bunker is dug into the hillside 40m to the SE in front of the gun emplacements.

A full report has been lodged with the NMRS.

Sponsor: Historic Scotland.

M Dalland 1999.

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