MHG58404 - Fish trap - Poolewe


A fish trap visible in aerial photography.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A fish trap is faintly visible in aerial photography captured 1999-2001. <1>

This fish trap comprises a band of rubble extending out into the bay from the shore at Poolewe. It measures some 60m into the bay by about 110m. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NG 8592 8111 (95m by 52m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG88SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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