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Prisoner Of War Camp (20th Century)

Site Name Lathockar

Classification Prisoner Of War Camp (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Lathockar House

Canmore ID 204119

Site Number NO41SE 66

NGR NO 4892 1088

NGR Description Centred NO 4892 1088

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Cameron
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District North East Fife
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NO41SE 66 centred 4892 1088

A prisoner-of-war camp recorded as part of the Defence of Britain Project (R McKintosh 1996). The camp site is depicted on the OS 1:10000 scale map (1975) to the S of the A915 public road about 350m NW of Lathockar House (NO41SE 24) and part of the site is annotated as 'Tower'.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), December 2001

The small prisoner-of-war camp site is visible on postwar vertical air photographs (106G/Scot/UK 5, 3213-3215, flown 14 April 1946) to the S of the public road. Six to seven huts are visible on the air photographs.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), March 2004


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