MHG58872 - Winch - Clachnaharry Sea Lock, Caledonian Canal, Inverness


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Type and Period (1)

  • WINCH (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A crab winch is seen to the north of Clachnaharry Lock keepers House on the west embankment of the canal entrance. The cast iron manual winch with cogged roller and brake is set in an A-shaped frame; it is 1.2m high and bolted to a concrete base.
Information from Scottish Canals Recording Project (MM) November 2012

See link below to HES Canmore record for photographs.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6442 4673 (5m by 5m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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