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Island Davaar, Quadrant Observation Tower

Observation Post (20th Century)

Site Name Island Davaar, Quadrant Observation Tower

Classification Observation Post (20th Century)

Canmore ID 239521

Site Number NR72SE 16

NGR NR 75994 20605

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NR72SE 16 75994 20605

A two storey observation tower is situated about 50m W of the lightouse on Island Davaar. Constructed of brick and concrete, it is not known what purpose it was used for.

Information from Defence of Britain Project form, (J Cameron), 1998


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