MHG60829 - Fish Trap - Loch Sligachan


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Type and Period (2)

  • BREAKWATER (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Alternate Type) FISH TRAP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A fish trap was recorded during aerial surveys by RCAHMS in 2010 where the River Sligachan joins Loch Sligachan, on its south-eastern side. See link below to HES Canmore record for photos. <1>

This feature is labelled 'Breakwater' on the 2nd edition OS map, and 'Cairidh' on current (2019) OS Master Mapping. <2> <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 5021 3098 (204m by 70m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG53SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish PORTREE

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