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Machrihanish Airfield, Bomb And Ammuntion Store

Bomb Store(S) (20th Century)

Site Name Machrihanish Airfield, Bomb And Ammuntion Store

Classification Bomb Store(S) (20th Century)

Canmore ID 300507

Site Number NR62SE 28.08

NGR NR 65576 23313

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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

Architecture Notes

NR62SE 28.08 centred 65576 23313

Conventional bomb store situated on the NW side of the airfield immediately inland from the machair (golf course).

The store consists of Picket post, test house and AUW shop at the entrance with at least 26 individual concrete stores, four of which are of the Milne type. Most have had new roofs installed, one retains the old style roof.

Visited by RCAHMS (DE, JM), 23 September 2009

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