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Platform, Mousehole and Trap battery, North End, Lundy

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A small, revetted platform, c.2m long x 0.5m wide. Consists of three courses of granite boulders, rectangular in shape, ranging individually in size from c.0.65m to c.0.25m in length. Dry- stone construction; no bonding of any kind. Associated with battery, 4m above (SMR 108046).Status: Sc...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Site of Civil War Battery and Bivouac.

Isle of Portland Industrial Archaeology Survey

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The project entails a comprehensive review of industrial monuments on the Isle of Portland, Dorset; an area of unique industrial and social history, which has been exploited for its mineral and marine resources since the earliest human settlement.

Lossie Forest, Moray: Desk-based Assessment

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Lossie Forest, Moray: Desk-based Assessment

DUNDEE, STANNERGATE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

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WEAKLAW ROCKS, FIDRA BATTERY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Alternative Name(s): MARINE VILLA

Coast artillery battery, Minehead Harbour, Minehead

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The scanty remains of a WW2 Emergency Coastal Battery.

Coastal defence battery, Timber Hill, Lyme Regis

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

In 1940 two 4.7inch naval guns, salvaged from a First World War destroyer, were brought to Timber Hill, Lyme Regis. They formed the centre of 376 Coastal Defence battery Royal Artillery.The battery consisted of the two guns, two coastal searchlights, two Lewis guns and 110 officers and me...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The earliest references to artillery defences at Lowestoft are to three batteries built in the reign of Henry VIII in 1540. These were simple earthworks revetted with gabions and boards, armed with three or four guns each, and sited at the south end of the town to cover the Stanford Channe...

BUNGALOW BATTERY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Bungalow Battery augmented the defences of Calshot Castle with a pair of 12-pounder Quick-Firing guns and 6 searchlights. Calshot Castle, Bungalow Battery and Stone Point Battery (SZ 49 NE 28) formed part of Calshot Fire Command in World War II.