A defensive gun battery positioned on the coast and facing out to sea.
Coast Battery (Non-Preferred)
|ARTILLERY FORTIFICATION||A fortified structure containing purpose built emplacements for artillery pieces.|
|RADAR SITE||A mobile radar unit used to provide local gun batteries with information on the range and height of aircraft and ships.|
|RADAR STATION||A permanent site for fixed radar installations used as part of a National System for detecting the presence of aircraft or ships.|
|SEARCHLIGHT BATTERY||A site in which one or more searchlights were positioned to locate enemy aircraft or surface vessels for the benefit of batteries and night fighter aircraft.|
|SEARCHLIGHT EMPLACEMENT||An enclosed searchlight position, normally built of brick and concrete, and often roofed.|