MHG12559 - Scullomie Harbour

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

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NC66SW 7 617 614
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The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p. 105) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974

J Aitken : 19/2/2004
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(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.

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Grid reference Centred NC 6171 6147 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC66SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish TONGUE

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