MHG50388 - Gravel extraction scoops at Coulmore, Beauly Firth

Summary

A series of irregular scoops and pits resulting from gravel extraction.

Type and Period (2)

  • GRAVEL PIT (19th Century to 21st Century - 1801 AD to 2100 AD)
  • QUARRY SCOOP (19th Century to 21st Century - 1801 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (05/03/2007 12:22:55)
NH64NW 101 6120 4827

Series of irregular scoops and pits directly alongside road.
CFA/MORA Coastal Assessment Survey 1998 <1>

The owners of Coulmore Farm have gravel extraction rights down to the low foreshore which will explain the pits. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6120 4827 (20m by 20m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH64NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILLEARNAN

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