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Ganavan, Indicator Loop Station

Observation Post (20th Century)

Site Name Ganavan, Indicator Loop Station

Classification Observation Post (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Oban Defences; Rubha Na H-earba

Canmore ID 185079

Site Number NM83SE 90

NGR NM 8535 3232

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kilmore And Kilbride
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NM83SE 90 8535 3232

This Indicator Loop Station is situated at the S end of Rubha na h-Earba to the SW of Ganavan Bay. The post consists of a single brick and concrete building with several rooms. A PF post indicates the site was an earlier practice battery.

J Guy 2001; NMRS MS 810/11, Part 1, 14-15; Vol.2 (appendix), 2


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