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Islay, Saligo, Chain Home And Type 7000 Chain Radar Station

Military Camp (20th Century), Radar Station (20th Century)

Site Name Islay, Saligo, Chain Home And Type 7000 Chain Radar Station

Classification Military Camp (20th Century), Radar Station (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Gee Station; Aird Thorrainis Radio Station

Canmore ID 141169

Site Number NR26NW 54

NGR NR 2115 6675

NGR Description Centred NR 2115 6675

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kilchoman
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR26NW 54 centred 2115 6675

A possible Gee station is situated some 500m NNE of the farm at Saligo. The accommodation area, annotated as 'camp site, (disused)', on the current chart copy edition of the OS 1:10000 scale map (1981).

Information from Mr I Brown, November 1998.


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