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TITLE
The Aultbea Bay
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0686
PLACENAME
Aultbea
DISTRICT
Gairloch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Gairloch
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32606
KEYWORDS
aultbea
loch ewe
The Aultbea Bay

Aultbea is a small, friendly community lying along the shores of Loch Ewe, Wester Ross.

During World War II, Aultbea became an important naval base when Loch Ewe was used as a strategic assembly point for convoys before they left for the dangerous route to Scandinavia and Russia.

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The Aultbea Bay

ROSS: Gairloch

aultbea; loch ewe

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Aultbea is a small, friendly community lying along the shores of Loch Ewe, Wester Ross. <br /> <br /> During World War II, Aultbea became an important naval base when Loch Ewe was used as a strategic assembly point for convoys before they left for the dangerous route to Scandinavia and Russia.