NJ9462 : RAF Hillhead WW2 Chain Home radar station (7)

taken 24 days ago, near to Whitewell, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

RAF Hillhead WW2 Chain Home radar station (7)
RAF Hillhead WW2 Chain Home radar station (7)
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Chain Home Station: EDoB ID: e11352
Pillbox (Type FW3/27): EDoB ID: e10117

This is a large type 27 pillbox about 27 ft across, and eight-sided, with a loophole in each of the sides. There is a LAA machine gun post within a central well of the roof.

NJ9462 : RAF Hillhead WW2 Chain Home radar station (8)
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NJ9462, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 October, 2018
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Air transport  Construction, Development  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 9472 6206 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:38.9056N 2:5.4072W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 9463 6185
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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