MHG58937 - Fish trap, Isle of Ewe


Fish trap on Isle of Ewe

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A fish trap. The site was recorded in 2014 by Malone D, MacInnes A & Buchanan J as part of an archaeological survey of Isle Ewe. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs <2>

Note; The report does not specify the exact location but a ridge on the shore visible on the aerial photograph resembles the outline of a fish trap. A short wall is also visible at NG 8616 8806 which could be part of the structure. (T.Blackie 13/11/18)

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 8622 8808 (31m by 84m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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