MHG54282 - Military camp, Upper Dounreay


Military camp with police station depicted on later 20th century OS mapping.

Type and Period (1)

  • MILITARY CAMP (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The 1959 Ordnance Survey map (Sheet NC 96 NE) depicts 19 buildings in this field including a police station. The camp is marked as 'disused' on the 1969 Ordnance Survey map and the modern OS map. <1>

The camp can be seen on RAF vertical photographs from 1946. <2>

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Grid reference Centred ND 00059 66559 (360m by 267m) (Approximate)
Map sheet ND06NW
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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