MHG32061 - Fish Trap - Aird

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Type and Period (1)

  • FISH TRAP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A fish trap is depicted in the north corner of the bay on the 1st and 2nd edition OS Ross-shire maps. <1> <2>

A large fish trap mis visible in aerial photography taken 1999-2001. <3> It was photographed by during RCAHMS aerial surveys in 2011. See link below to HES Canmore for oblique aerial photos. <4>

What appears to be a fish trap in the north corner of the bay was exposed by the falling tide. This is partly recorded on the 1st Edition OS map.
Wester Ross Project - Cathy Dagg, 03/04

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 8676 8909 (53m by 149m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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