MHG1069 - Harbour, Portormin (Dunbeath)


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Type and Period (1)

  • HARBOUR (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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ND12NE 6.01 c. 1659 2934 crane

See also:
ND12NE 11 1665 2935 ice house
ND12NE 12 1656 2944 fishing store
ND12NE 13 1627 2952 footbridge
ND12NE 14 1666 2935 salmon bothy
ND12NE 18 164 294 hand winch

REFERENCE - Scottish Record Office

Construction of a Harbour
Financing of the project. Estimate ?8,474.17.0.
Report from Thomas Telford (1757-1834) and letters (copies).

1815 GD 136/707

East Caithness Local Plan, May 1987: P115/6.21. Harbours, Piers and Jetties.
POLICY - The Council will continue to encourage, and where possible, support a continuing programme of work to harbours.
Visitor Facilities.
J Aitken : 23/05/01.

Photographs of the Harbour Wall were taken by Arch Henderson LLP in 2013 in advance of proposed repair works. <1>

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Grid reference Centred ND 1660 2936 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND12NE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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