MHG58727 - Barrage Dam - Strath Bran
A dam built in the mid 1900s as part of the Conon Valley Hydroelectric Power Scheme.
Type and Period (1)
- DAM (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)
- None recorded
This barrage regulates the flow of the River Bran which flows into Loch Luichart, providing water for Luichart power station. The barrage also provides water via a diversion for Achanalt power station which sits immediately below the barrage. The structure was recorded as part of HES' Hydro-Electric Digitisation Project during 2010-11. <1>
GIS Spatial data created 2018 based OS Master Map.<2>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 3003 6148 (40m by 63m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/312895/bran-barrage (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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