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Inverfarigaig Pier

Pier (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Inverfarigaig Pier

Classification Pier (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Loch Ness

Canmore ID 100770

Site Number NH52SW 14

NGR NH 51718 23676

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Boleskine And Abertarff
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH52SW 14 51718 23686

Inverfarigaig Pier [NAT]

OS 1:10,000 map, 1976.

(Location cited as NH 518 237). Pier, Inverfarigaig, early 19th century, engineer Thomas Telford. A small massive-rubble pier, extended in concrete, and in rubble contained in metal piles.

J R Hume 1977.

This pier is situated on the SE shore of Loch Ness about 300m SW of the mouth of the River Farigaig. It is served by a track or unclassified public road.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 18 December 2000.

As parts of this pier were collasping, RCAHMS carried out a photographic survey before the proposed refurbishment began.

Visited by RCAHMS(MKO), February 1997.

Architecture Notes

Architect: Thos. Telford (1803-21)

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