Third edition of an acclaimed historical and cultural website, now including the Tweedsmuir Camp Exhibition
ABOUT THIS PROJECT & WEBSITE: Listed in Best of the Web October 2009 An "imaginative online archive" (Culture 24) Catalogued in the Library and Archives Collection CanadaTweedsmuir Camp Exhibition nominated Best Project, 2013 by the HLF Project archived at the National Archives (held at the Surrey History Centre), 2014 Catalogued by the British Library, UK Web Archive, 2014
Since the canal was filled in 1941 torrents of rain water have flowed freely from Beansides Wood for over 60 years, creating a waterlogged landscape in the north of the site. Doubtless the concrete foundations, roadways and parade ground that were once an integral part of Tweedsmuir Camp have added to this phenomenon.
These photographs were taken in the middle of one of the hottest summers on record.