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Ackergill, Pillbox

Pillbox (20th Century)

Site Name Ackergill, Pillbox

Classification Pillbox (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Sinclair's Bay Defences; Pillbox 2, Wic 134

Canmore ID 9220

Site Number ND35SE 80

NGR ND 3533 5468

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Wick
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

ND35SE 80 3533 5468

A sexagonal modern pill-box, badly damaged, its longest side being completely destroyed. The base measures 5.75m N-S, over walls 0.9m wide and 1.2m high. The internal width is 3.05m and there is a gun platform 1m wide.

C E Batey 1981.

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A sexagonal modern pill-box, badly damaged, its longest side being completely destroyed. The base measures 5.75m N-S, over walls 0.9m wide and 1.2m high. The internal width is 3.05m and there is a gun platform 1m wide.

Batey 1981, No. 134.

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