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Polnish House

House (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Polnish House

Classification House (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Polnish Schoolhouse, Polnish Hospital

Canmore ID 277542

Site Number NM78SW 19

NGR NM 74136 83654

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Arisaig And Moidart
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Lochaber
  • Former County Inverness-shire

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Polnish House, 1856 Schoolhouse built at the expense of Gertrude Astley, converted by McAlpines during the railway construction into an eight-bed field hospital -the first of its kind in Britain -and now a private house (the right-hand half raised).

Taken from "Western Seaboard: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Mary Miers, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press


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