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Ganavan Signal Station Cave

Oban, Ganavan, Argyllshire.

NGR:NM 85455 32103
WGS84:56.43219, -5.48125
Length:Not recorded
Vert. Range:Not recorded
Altitude:Not recorded
Geology:Not recorded

Raised beach sea cave at the foot of a rocky cliff, south-west of the WWII signal station, with houses between it and the road.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: Ganavan Signal Station was established by the Royal Navy on the high ground to the south of Ganavan during World War II. The lookout post was established at the top of a two storey structure, and approaching vessels would have been challenged by observers stationed in the post, being required to identify themselves before being allowed to proceed on to Oban Bay.

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