MHG58968 - Fish Trap - Finiskaig
The remains of a possible fish trap are visible in aerial photography.
Type and Period (1)
- FISH TRAP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
A large fragmentary arc of stones, located in the shallows at the head of Loch Nevis, is visible on aerial photography taken 1999-2001. It is likely the remains of a fish trap, and was later photographed in 2011 during an aerial survey by RCAHMS. See link below to HES Canmore record for oblique aerial photos of the feature. <1> <2>
- <1> SHG27491 Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map). XY
- <2> SHG23282 Interactive Resource/Online Database: RCAHMS. Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS). 318786.
|Grid reference||Centred NM 8631 9494 (152m by 135m)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/318786/finiskaig (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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