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Rerwick Head, coastal battery (WW2) and camp

A Scheduled Monument in East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray, Orkney Islands


Latitude: 58.9907 / 58°59'26"N

Longitude: -2.8016 / 2°48'5"W

OS Eastings: 354032

OS Northings: 1011783

OS Grid: HY540117

Mapcode National: GBR M4FZ.59F

Mapcode Global: WH7C6.Y920

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Rerwick Head, coastal battery (WW2) and camp

Scheduled Date: 22 January 2015

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM13556

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: 20th Century Military and Related: Anti-aircraft/barrage balloon site

Location: St Andrews and Deerness

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

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