MHG30233 - Former cinema, Aultbea

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

  • MILITARY INSTALLATION (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD to 2100 AD)
  • CINEMA (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Thumbnail Photo of military building
Wester Ross Project - Cathy Dagg, 03/04

Romney concrete building built during the war as a cinema and social centre. Now in use as Aultbea village hall.
Wester Ross Project - Cathy Dagg, 23/3/04
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Large round roofed building. The building is still in use. Photo in J A Guy, 20th Century Defences, (report nos. 1, 8 & 11)
A M Fox, Highland Council, 18.10.01

The main part is a typical wartime round-roofed Nissan hut with a 2-storey extension on the E side.
Chadwick, Steve 1996. Loch Ewe during World War II. <1>


Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 08/2011, Digital site gazetteer and archive for ARCH Community Timeline Project: Gairloch, Site 28 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25450.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 8661 8922 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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