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Fort William oil depot

Former parish and county:
Parish of Kilmallie, County of Inverness
Local authority:


  • Lease granted to Scottish Oil Agency, dated 1929, for land close to the Fort Willam to Spean Bridge road, for construction of a depot for motor spirit, burning, and other oils. See full record 183530 page 109
  • It was reported that on 27th April, 1929, Lease between The Inverlochy Village Society, Limited, and The Scottish Oil Agency.Ltd., of piece of ground at Fort William extending to .258 of an acre, to be used as a filling depot for motor spirit and burning and other oils, for 40 years from Whitsunday 1928, with breaks in favour of the tenants at the end of 10 years and every 5 years thereafter, at an annual rent of £30, was executed on behalf of the Company, which was confirmed. Meeting of Directors of the Scottish Oil Agency 30th April 1929. See full record 87241 page 134

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