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Essential maintenance

HES is currently undertaking essential maintenance on our web services. This will limit access to services in the following ways:

- Subscription access for HES online services will be unavailable (Scran, NCAP)

 - Image purchasing options will be limited (Canmore, Britain from Above, Scran, NCAP)

 - Any enhanced services which require a log in will be unavailable (My Canmore, Britain from Above contributions, Scran contribute)

 General access to these services will all continue. Enquiries will still be able to be submitted.

 We anticipate services to be restored from Monday 1st February 2021.


External Reference

Date 1983

Event ID 935320

Category Documentary Reference

Type External Reference


A seaplane station was opened here in 1914 for the RNAS. It probably closed in October 1919, but reopened in 1940 as a satellite to Arbroath (NO64SW 29). The base closed in 1944.

D J Smith 1983.

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