MHG43696 - Icehouses, Fishing Station by Dorlin, Shiel Bridge

Summary

Two icehouses, part of the 19th-century commercial salmon fishing station at Dorlin.

Type and Period (1)

  • ICEHOUSE (Early, 19th Century - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two icehouses, with grass-roofs, part of the fishing station at Dorlin. They are described as in poor condition
and much altered and are therefore not included in the listing. <1>

Photographs of the pair of icehouses were taken by K Cameron during a site visit in March 2007. Both grass-covered roofs appear to be in watertight condition. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 6617 7127 (15m by 25m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NM67SE
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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