MHG2124 - Fish Curing Yard, Shore Wharf


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Type and Period (1)

  • FISH CURING YARD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Area a little to E of GR is marked as Sillersburn Curing Station on 1st ed OS 25". The site has been partly cleared and is derelict. There would have been buildings built adj and into the cliff face to the N of the site, photo of the building that survives at the W end of the site (the E end just has the odd building traces). There would have been open yard area (still partly conreted) between these and the frontage buildings. Thsees are now ruinous, the western end ones are still roofed but to the E more parlous. Built of stone. One western building appears to have 30s style window frames - HAW 4/2004

ND35SE 91 3664 5105

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Grid reference Centred ND 3672 5103 (88m by 56m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND35SE
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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