MHG54073 - Possible Army Camp, Avoch
Local residents have suggested the existence of an army camp and later a battery on the site of the New Bowling Green, Avoch.
Type and Period (2)
- ARMY CAMP? (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- ANTI AIRCRAFT BATTERY? (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
- None recorded
Information from participant in Black Isle Heritage Memories Project. It is suggested that this was a Polish Camp and later a 242 (Oban Regiment) battery in WWII. <1>
No war time aerial photographic cover is available for this area to try and independently verify this. The bowling green presumably destroyed any buildings and/or features associated with the camp in this area. <2>
|Grid reference||NH 7007 5505 (point) (Centred)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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