MHG12559 - Scullomie Harbour
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Type and Period (1)
- HARBOUR (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
NC66SW 7 617 614
The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p. 105) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974
J Aitken : 19/2/2004
(Location cited as NC 617 616). Scullomie Harbour, late 19th century. A remarkable massive drystone-rubble quay in two parts, at a slight angle to each other. There are three inset stairways. The quay is formed on a rocky islet, which is linked to the shore by a causeway, ramped on the harbour side, and partly paved. For part of its length the quay was protected by a sea wall, most of which has collapsed. Little used, as approach dangerous.
J R Hume 1977.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 6171 6147 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (2)
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB18468 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/5804 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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