Condition: Good condition
Type: Place of worship
Architect: Domenico Chiocchetti and Italian PoWs
Location: Lambholm, Orkney, KW17 2SF
After the War the camp closed and the chapel declined. It was restored, by Chiocchetti and islanders, in 1961. It was listed grade A in 1987. It’s now a popular tourist site: testament to the prisoners’ skills and our common human need to embellish and worship.
by Aidan Turner-Bishop
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