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Campbeltown, Askomill

Radio Station (20th Century)

Site Name Campbeltown, Askomill

Classification Radio Station (20th Century)

Canmore ID 260987

Site Number NR72SW 311

NGR NR 73375 21239

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

NR72SW 311 73375 21239

A small radio station has been identified from postwar RAF vertical air photographs (CPE/Scot/364, 5023-5024, flown 25 April 1948). Noted on the photographs are 12 small masts and two buildings, one of which will almost certainly have been the transmitter/receiver block.

The radio station is depicted on the OS 1:10000 scale chart copy map (1982) and the current digital 1:2500 scale map and annotated 'radio station'.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), July 2004.

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