MHG59780 - Drill Hall - Old Pier Lane, Broadford


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  • DRILL HALL (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)

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Osborne (2006) reports a drill hall built in Old Pier Lane in Broadford in 1914 and in use until 1937 when it was partly demolished and replaced by a modern hall in the main street. Its precise location is uncertain but a corrugated building on the west side of Old Pier Lane (Sraid na H-atha) may part of the drill hall. In 1914 it was the base for "D" Company, 4th battalion Cameron Highlanders. The architect was John Alistair Ross (1882-1955). Site recorded as part of HS/RCAHMS World War One Audit Project 2013. <1> <2>

GIS spatial data copied from data supplied by the RCAHMS World War one Survey Project. <3>

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Grid reference Centred NG 6454 2346 (11m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG62SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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