Cardiff

Cardiff GDA map

Key

Heavy Anti-Aircraft Site HAA symbol large Coastal Battery coast symbol
Site No. Site No. Late Site Name OS Grid Reference
A J2 Mardy Farm ST 230 779
B   Prarie ST 203 744
C   Lavernock ST 186 680
D J1 Llwyn-y-Grant ST 195 800
J J5 Sully ST 152 679
K J6 Bulwarks ST 079 662
L J7 Waters Farm ST 102 691
M J8 Ely Racecourse ST 146 762
W J9 Llandaff ST 158 789
  J3 Llandough ST 171 729
  J4 Lavernock ST 180 678
  J13 Llanishen ST 172 822
  J16 Flathorn ST 222 649

Coding integral with Newport & Swansea

Gun Strengths

Battle of Britain & the Blitz

Dates 3.7 inch static 3.7 inch mobile 3 inch
May 40 0 4 4
Jun 40 4 4 4
Jul 40 4 8 4
Aug 40 4 16 6
Sep 40 9 16 2
Oct 40 12 11 2
Nov 40 12 9 4
Dec 40 12 8 8
Jan 41 12 8 8
Feb 41 12 8 8
Mar 41 12 16 8
Apr 41 12 12 8
May 41 12 16 8

Overlord & Diver

Dates 3.7 inch static 4.5 inch
Mar 44 44 8
Apr 44 44 8
Jun 44 44 8
Jul 44 44 8
Aug 44 20 4

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45