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Strathpeffer, Ben Wyvis Hotel

Hospital (First World War), Hotel (19th Century)

Site Name Strathpeffer, Ben Wyvis Hotel

Classification Hospital (First World War), Hotel (19th Century)

Canmore ID 12440

Site Number NH45NE 43

NGR NH 48584 58233

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Fodderty
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NH45NE 43.00 NH 48584 58233

NH45NE 43.01 NH 48433 58289 Gate Piers

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Note (29 March 2016)

The Ben Wyvis Hotel was one of a number of buildings in Strathpeffer converted into a hospital, when the US Navy Base Hospital No. 2 was established in 1918. The hospital served the US navy bases 17 and 18, at Dalmore by Invergordon and at Inverness as well as UK servicemen. This building was building No. 2 of the hospital.

http://www.history.navy.mil/our-collections/photography/numerical-list-of-images/nhhc-series/nh-series/NH-115000/NH-115794.html

Information from Historic Environment Scotland (AKK) 29 March 2016

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