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Achdalieu Lodge, Special Operations Centre, Military Camp

Military Camp (20th Century)

Site Name Achdalieu Lodge, Special Operations Centre, Military Camp

Classification Military Camp (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Loch El Outward Bound

Canmore ID 294093

Site Number NN07NE 11.02

NGR NN 05540 78346

NGR Description Centred NN 05540 78346

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kilmallie
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Lochaber
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NN07NE 11.02 centred 05540 78346

Small hutted camp connected with the training of special operations personnell in the Second World War.

The camp is visible on vertical air photographs (CPE/UK/Scot 177, frames 4437-4439, flown 7 Ocotber 1946), which show a group of at least 25 mainly Nissen huts in an area to the SW of the Lodge.

The area is now occupied by buildings connected to the Loch Eil Outward Bound school.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), April 2008


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