MHG54072 - Site of Curling Pond, Avoch

Summary

Information from local residents suggests that the site of the curling pond in Avoch was near to where the community centre now stands. The burn which presumably supplied the pond has since been diverted.

Type and Period (1)

  • CURLING POND (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from participant in Black Isle Heritage Memories Project. Original curling pond was situated below the railway bridge & road bridge. The burn changed course when new school built; pond now lost. <1>

The burn is shown on both the 1st and 2nd edition Ordnance Survey maps; no pond is shown. <2><3>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NH 6979 5519 (point)
Map sheet NH65NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish AVOCH

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