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TITLE
Report of Bomb Incident at Loch More
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB232_D592_6_03
PLACENAME
Altnabreac
DISTRICT
Western Caithness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Halkirk
DATE OF IMAGE
5 June 1940
PERIOD
1940s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
5478
KEYWORDS
home guard
plane
bomb
strathmore lodge
loch more
Report of Bomb Incident at Loch More

First page of report of an unidentified plane that flew over Strathmore Lodge, circled, then dropped a bomb. It released the bomb in an uninhabited area and didn't target the Lodge. It then disappeared in a south easterly direction.

The report goes on to relate the chain of communication from the first sighting.

Document continues on page two.

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Report of Bomb Incident at Loch More

CAITHNESS: Halkirk

1940s

home guard; plane; bomb; strathmore lodge; loch more

Caithness Archive Centre

Home Guard/Civil Defence papers

First page of report of an unidentified plane that flew over Strathmore Lodge, circled, then dropped a bomb. It released the bomb in an uninhabited area and didn't target the Lodge. It then disappeared in a south easterly direction.<br /> <br /> The report goes on to relate the chain of communication from the first sighting.<br /> <br /> Document continues on page two.