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Audio cassette recording of Mike Hughes talking about Tiree during World War II.

Mike Hughes talks about Tiree as a strategic location, description of photographs shown during talk, the wireless station, hangars and Nissen huts, aircraft, shipwrecks, collisions, the Home Guard, entertainment and some details of manoevres in around Oban.


Map of the layout of Tiree Aerodrome dated 1951.

Layout of Tiree Aerodrome showing runways, buildings and their uses, at a scale of 1:2,500.


Map of Scotland with location of Royal Observer Corps posts dated 1959.

Location plan of Royal Observer Corps posts throughout Scotalnd dated 1959, scale1:625,000.


Map of Tiree Aerodrome dated 1953.

Map of Tiree Aerodrome titled Tiree Lettings Location Plan dated November 1953 showing cattle grids at a scale of 1:10,560.