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 is visible in aerial photography taken 1999-2001. <3>

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

It was photographed by during RCAHMS aerial surveys in 2011. See link below to HES Canmore for oblique aerial photos. <4>

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Grid reference Centred NG 8676 8910 (56m by 152m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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