• Unveiling of Stobs memorial – Armistice Day 2018

    We are delighted to have completed the reconstruction of the memorial at Stobs Camp. Originally built by the German prisoners for their ‘Comrades who died far from home’ it had been destroyed in the 1960s […]

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  • Hawick Museum exhibitions

    The Stobs Camp Project is delighted to announce that Hawick Museum will be opening two new exhibitions on Sunday 4th November 2018. Behind the Wire: Civilian Internment in the British Empire, 1914-1919 – includes Stobs […]

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  • Upcoming talks in 2019

    The Stobs Camp Project is out on the road again soon. Here are our upcoming talks: – March 28-30, 2019 – Knockaloe, a local, national, global perspective – Isle of Man conference April 28, 2019 […]

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  • Internment Research Centre

    Internment Research Centre

    On 3rd November 2018 join project partners at the Heritage Hub in Hawick to celebrate the launch of the Internment Research Centre. Taking Stobs as its starting point, the IRC will be the only centre […]

     
  • Stobs Camp Heritage Trail

    Stobs Camp Heritage Trail

    The Stobs Camp Project is delighted to launch a new heritage trail that guides visitors around the camp and lets them explore what Stobs was like during the First World War. Developed in partnership with CMC […]

     
  • Parchmarks

    Parchmarks

    The hot and dry weather experienced in July 2018 revealed many of the paths and building foundations in the First World War PoW camp. These parchmarks are caused by the thin layers of vegetation that cover the stone […]