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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 211560

Site Number NS32SE 23.02

NGR NS 3613 2347

NGR Description NS c.3613 2347

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 23.02 c.3613 2347

A pillbox has been identified from an RAF WWII oblique air photograph (No.1 CAM, N949, 18 May 1941) at the SE corner of the airfield about 40m NE of the Heathfield Road overbridge. It is not known whether the structure survives today.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), March 2002


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