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South Queensferry, Port Edgar Harbour, Barracks Air-raid Shelter

Air Raid Shelter (20th Century)

Site Name South Queensferry, Port Edgar Harbour, Barracks Air-raid Shelter

Classification Air Raid Shelter (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Hms Lochinvar; Hopetoun Road

Canmore ID 282732

Site Number NT17NW 181.11

NGR NT 11523 78739

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Dalmeny
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County West Lothian

Archaeology Notes

NT17NW 181.11 11523 78739

Large air-raid shelter situated immediately E of the Officer's Accommodation (NT17NW 181.10).

Semi-subterranean earth-covered with two entrances, now bricked up and one escape hatch. S-shaped on plan it measures about 27m long by 18m in width.

Visited by RCAHMS (DE, EL), 12 September 2006.


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