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Benbecula Airport, Wrac Accommodation Barracks

Barracks (20th Century), Military Camp (20th Century)

Site Name Benbecula Airport, Wrac Accommodation Barracks

Classification Barracks (20th Century), Military Camp (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Balivanich; Raf Benbecula Airfield; Benbecula Aerodrome

Canmore ID 170907

Site Number NF75NE 4.02

NGR NF 78033 55338

NGR Description Centred NF 78033 55338

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish South Uist
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NF75NE 4.02 centred 78033 55338

World War II Military camp visible on vertical air photographs (CPE/Scot/UK191, 4041-4043, flown 10 October 1946).

1980s WRAC accommodation and adminstration blocks are now situated on the site of the earlier camp.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), August 2005

Architecture Notes

NF75NE 4.02 78033 55338

WRAC Accommodation.


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