MHG51378 - Nissen Hut, Loans of Tullich
Modified Nissen hut located adjacent to the main gates. Part of Loans of Tullich military camp.
Type and Period (2)
- NISSEN HUT (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- GUARDHOUSE (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- None recorded
Nissen hut located adjacent to main gates which presumably acted as a guardhouse/checkpoint. The nissen hut forms the superstructure of the building, which has been modified to give the appearance of a brick built building with a pitched roof; although most of the added structure has now collapsed, the west-facing elevation still clearly shows the profile and the effect achieved. A brick-built porch has been added to either gable end. Internal divisions are still in place and, given the exposed interior, the painted plaster is still fairly vibrant <1>. Photographed <2>.
<1> Puls, A, Comment by Andrew Puls, HC Archaeologist (Verbal Communication). SHG23286.
<2> Puls, A, Site Visit Photographs, 29/10/2008 (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG23993.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 85579 76989 (6m by 7m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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