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Ness Battery, coast defence battery, Stromness

A Scheduled Monument in Stromness and South Isles, Orkney Islands


Latitude: 58.9528 / 58°57'9"N

Longitude: -3.3078 / 3°18'27"W

OS Eastings: 324863

OS Northings: 1008019

OS Grid: HY248080

Mapcode National: GBR L562.7HH

Mapcode Global: WH6B1.574K

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Ness Battery, coast defence battery, Stromness

Scheduled Date: 25 October 2001

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM8241

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: 20th Century Military and Related: Battery; Secular: military accommodation (prefabricated)

Location: Stromness

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: Stromness and South Isles

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