MHG60388 - Oich Weir - Caledonian Canal, Aberchalder
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Type and Period (1)
- WEIR (19th Century to 21st Century - 1801 AD to 2100 AD)
- None recorded
Oich Weir is depicted on the 1st, 2nd and current (2019) OS mapping. <1> <2> <3>
This weir is at the north end of Loch Oich and across the exit of the River Oich from Loch Oich. The weir is roughly 150m long and comprises a raised embankment faced with dressed stone pavoir on its west side; the paved slope descends for a height of 1.5m over a distance of 8m. The slope is edged with a metal bar at the top and by a timber bar at the bottom. At the south end of the weir there is a gap. Recorded in 2013 as part of RCAHMS Scottish Canals Recording Project. <4>
- <1> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1871-4. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25 inch map: Inverness. Digital.
- <2> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1900-5. Ordnance Survey 2nd edition 25 inch map: Inverness. Digital.
- <3> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey Mastermap. Digital. XY
- <4> Interactive Resource/Online Database: RCAHMS. Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS). 333954.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 3365 0335 (98m by 83m)|
|Civil Parish||BOLESKINE AND ABERTARFF|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/333954/aberchalder-weir (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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