MHG58928 - Barge - Clachnaharry Sea Loch Basin, Caledonian Canal

Summary

The wreck of a boat is situated on the outside of the Kessock bank of the Clachnaharry basin. It is said to be one of two old coal barges.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (18th Century to 19th Century - 1701 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The wreck of a boat is situated on the outside of the Kessock bank of the Clachnaharry basin. The rotting timbers of the vessel are seen only at low tide and are covered in seaweed. It is 35m long by 5m width and said to be one of two old coal barges.
Information from the Scottish Canals recording project (MM)November 2012

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6482 4664 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NH64NW
Civil Parish INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • BOAT (18th Century to 19th Century - 1701 AD to 1900 AD)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

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