Ardrossan, Burnfoot Bridge
Site Name Ardrossan, Burnfoot Bridge
Alternative Name(s) Montfode Burn; Firth Of Clyde; Outer Clyde Estuary
Canmore ID 41119
Site Number NS24SW 26
NGR NS 22497 43367
NGR Description NS 225 434 to NS 223 431
Datum OSGB36 - NGR
- Council North Ayrshire
- Parish Ardrossan
- Former Region Strathclyde
- Former District Cunninghame
- Former County Ayrshire
225 434 to 223 431
NS 225 434. At the mouth of Montfode Burn, near high water mark, are five connected fish trap boulder alignments having a combined length of some 200m. The boulders rest on the beach in association with rock outcrops.
E M Patterson 1981
At NS 223 431, on a stony area of beach (near low water mark) named Long Craigs, is an isolated fish trap comprising a massive straight wall of large boulders, some 150m long.
Visited by OS (JRL) 18 October 1982.