MHG58735 - Fish Trap - Oscaig, Raasay


A possible fishtrap visible on aerial photography.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible fish trap is visible offshore at Oscaig in aerial photography taken 1999-2001. <1>

A short arc of stones photographed by RCAHMS in 2009 in the bay at Oscaig may be the remains of a fish trap. See link below to HES Canmore record for aerial photos. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NG 5459 3806 (29m by 21m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG53NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish PORTREE

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