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Edinburgh, Raf Turnhouse Airfield

Pillbox (20th Century)(Possible)

Site Name Edinburgh, Raf Turnhouse Airfield

Classification Pillbox (20th Century)(Possible)

Alternative Name(s) Turnhouse Airfield Defences

Canmore ID 203532

Site Number NT17SE 70.13

NGR NT 1536 7305

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Kirkliston (City Of Edinburgh/midlothian)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT17SE 70.13 1536 7305

A possible small pillbox has been identified from a post-war RAF vertical air photograph (106G/Scot/UK 119, Pt.I, 5034, flown 20 June 1946) at the SW edge of the airfield about 250m NE of East Mains of Ingliston

Information from RCAHMS (DE), December 2001


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