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Ayr Airfield

Pillbox (20th Century)

Site Name Ayr Airfield

Classification Pillbox (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Ayr Airfield Defences

Canmore ID 211559

Site Number NS32SE 23.01

NGR NS 3669 2379

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council South Ayrshire
  • Parish Ayr
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Kyle And Carrick
  • Former County Ayrshire

Archaeology Notes

NS32SE 23.01 3669 2379

A pillbox has been identified from an RAF WWII oblique air photograph (No.1 CAM, N949, 18 May 1941) inside the airfield perimeter fence at the western entrance off the Low Road. The OS 1:10000 scale map (1979) shows a square building at this location.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), March 2002


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