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Glasgow, Easterhouse, Hall Hill

Anti Aircraft Battery (20th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, Easterhouse, Hall Hill

Classification Anti Aircraft Battery (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Gng1; N1; Clyde Aa Defences; Hallhill; Ware Road; Edinburgh Road

Canmore ID 107537

Site Number NS66NE 9

NGR NS 670 654

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Glasgow (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Archaeology Notes

NS66NE 9 670 654

Nothing survives of this four gun-emplacement battery which was situated on rising ground just N of the Edinburgh Road (A8). The battery mounted four 3.7-inch guns and had an accommodation camp to the E. There is evidence that there may have been earlier gun-emplacements immediately to the W of the later gun positions.

Information from RCAHMS (DE) July 1997.

Recorded by Mr J Guy as part of the Strathclyde Survey.

J Guy 2001; NMRS MS 810/11, Part 3, 233-4


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