MHG53806 - Power house, Army camp, Lochailort


Power house forming part of the army camp.

Type and Period (1)

  • POWER HOUSE (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Part of the army camp at Lochailort. Martin Briscoe sent information that this building is marked on a plan held in Lochaber Archive as a power house, which would have housed the generator for electrical supplies to the camp. <1><2>

Further photographs of the power house were submitted to the HER in November 2010. <3>

Iain Thornber carried out a photographic survey of the standing buildings on behalf of Marine Harvest (Scotland) Ltd. This was submitted as part of a planning application for re-development of the Lochailort fish farm. A selection of photographs is included in the report. The full collection is held on CD. <4>-<6>

The site was visited and photogrpahed by Andrew Puls of Highland Council in August 2013. <7>

Sources/Archives (7)



Grid reference Centred NM 7670 8165 (10m by 10m)
Map sheet NM78SE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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