Military Cinemas

Most  military bases in Scotland had cinema facilities; many even had purpose built cinemas.
This page lists those we know about; if you have any information to add, please let us know!

RAF Skitten, Killimster

Killimster, Caithness, Highland, KW1 4RX Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: 1940   Closed: 1944 Other information: WW2 Military cinema. Site now ...
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RNAS Twatt (HMS Tern), Orkney

HMS Tern, Twatt, Orkney KW17 2JH Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: 1941   Closed: 1957 Other information: WW2 Military cinema. Airfield ...
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RAF Kinloss, Forres

Kinloss Barracks, Forres, Moray, IV36 3UH Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: 200 Status: Closed as Cinema, building still extant   Opened: Unknown   Closed: ...
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Pinefield Barracks, Elgin

Pinefield Cres, Elgin, Moray, IV30 Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: Unknown   Closed: Unknown Other information: WW2 Military cinema. https://canmore.org.uk/site/174824/elgin-pinefield-barracks Image ...
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RAF Kinross (Balado Bridge), Kinross

Balado Airfield, Kinross, Perth and Kinross, KY13 0NW Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Closed, probably demolished   Opened: 1942   Closed: 1957 Other ...
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Fort George Garrison Theatre / Cinema, Inverness

Fort George, Inverness Terrace, Inverness, IV2 7TD Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Unknown   Opened: Unknown   Closed: Unknown Other information: WW2 Military cinema ...
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Skeabrae Airfield Cinema, Orkney

Quoyloo, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3LT Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: Unknown   Closed: Unknown Other information: WW2 Military cinema. Image courtesy of ...
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Lyness Garrison Cinema, Orkney

Lyness, Isle of Hoy, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3NX Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: Unknown   Closed: Unknown Other information: WW2 Military cinema ...
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Flotta Cinema, Orkney

Flotta, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3NP Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: Unknown   Closed: Unknown Other information: ...
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Strond Cinema, Holm

Info Images Map Architect: Unknown Listing: None No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished Opened: 10 June 1943 Closed: 10 January ...
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RNAS Hatston Cinema, Orkney

Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) Hatston (HMS Sparrowhawk), Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1GG Architect: Unknown   Listing: None   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Demolished   Opened: ...
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Airfield Gymnasium and Cinema, Crail

Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Crail (HMS Jackdaw), Crail, Fife, KY10 3XL Architect: Unknown   Listing: B-Listed (2006)   No of Seats: Unknown Status: Unknown  ...
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