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?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

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>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 8631 9494 (152m by 135m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM89SE
Civil Parish GLENELG
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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