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Chapelcross, Nuclear Power Station

Power Station (20th Century)

Site Name Chapelcross, Nuclear Power Station

Classification Power Station (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Annan Airfield

Canmore ID 94787

Site Number NY26NW 29

NGR NY 2167 6970

NGR Description Centred NY 2167 6970

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Annan
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Annandale And Eskdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Archaeology Notes

NY26NW 29 centred 2167 6970

See also Annan airfield (centred NY 2178 7027), NY27SW 39.

Built 1955-60 by Merz and McLellan as consultant engineers and L J Cowes and partners as associate architects.

J Gifford 1996.

Chapelcross Nuclear Power Station, situated approximately 2km NE of Annan town (NY16NE 133) and at the SW end of Annan Airfield (NY27SW 39), has been recorded from aerial photographs (RCAHMSAP 1994). It is currently operated by British Nuclear Fuels.

Information from RCAHMS (MKO, JH) 14 July 1998.


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