Ninian South

Ninian Central

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Ninian Central

Ninian Central was constructed in Loch Kishorn  in 1978 . At the time, the  600,000 tonne platform was the world’s largest man-made movable object.

Ninian Cental  is a circular concrete gravity structure, 140 m in diameter at its base. It is based on  seven concentric walls of stepped heights intersected by radial walls at 45-degree angles. .

At its centre is a  14 m wide central shaft  surrounded by a 45 m diameter Jarlin Wall. This 1.6 m thick wall