Ben Nevis Observatory

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Alternative Names Ben Nevis, Summit Observatory
Site Type OBSERVATORY
Canmore ID 105476
Site Number NN17SE 2
NGR NN 1663 7122
Council HIGHLAND
Parish KILMALLIE
Former Region HIGHLAND
Former District LOCHABER
Former County INVERNESS-SHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Architectural Notes

Architect: Sydney Mitchell 1880
Reference - Scotland's Magazine April 1969 - article and photographs
- The Weekend Scotsman, 18 June 1983 - text and photographs

Non-Guardianship Sites Plan Collection, DC23082, 1965.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

Notes and Activities

Archaeological Notes

NN17SE 2 1663 7122

 
Books and References

Junor, J R (1969) 'Scotland's forgotten weather pioneer', Scotland's Mag, vol.65, 4 April
Page(s): November 24 1944, pp 898-900 Held at RCAHMS D.6.23.NEV.P

Weekend Scotsman (1983) `[Ben Nevis Observatory]: weathering the cold winds of change on Ben Nevis', The Weekend Scotsman 18 June 1983
Held at RCAHMS D.6.23.NEV.N

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