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Glenferness, Roc Observation Post

Observation Post (20th Century)

Site Name Glenferness, Roc Observation Post

Classification Observation Post (20th Century)

Canmore ID 317913

Site Number NH94SE 37

NGR NH 96358 44695

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Ardclach
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Nairn
  • Former County Nairn


Note (9 May 2012)

The remains of a Royal Observer Corps underground monitoring post are situated at this location.

More information on this site can be found at

Information from RCAHMS (HDS) 9th May 2012

Field Visit (December 2018)

NH 9636 4467 Situated close to the road to Grantown is a Royal Observer Corps Monitoring Post built during the Cold War: commissioned in 1961, decommissioned in September 1991. The site was visited in December 2018.

Archive: NRHE

Stuart Farrell

(Source: DES Vol 20)


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