Accessibility

Font Size

100% 150% 200%

Background Colour

Default Contrast
Close Reset

Nigg Ferry, Oil Platform Fabrication Yard

Platform Fabrication Yard (20th Century)

Site Name Nigg Ferry, Oil Platform Fabrication Yard

Classification Platform Fabrication Yard (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Cromarty Firth; Firth Of Cromarty; Nigg Sands; Nigg Ferry

Canmore ID 14477

Site Number NH76NE 52

NGR NH 790 695

NGR Description Centred NH 790 695

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/14477

Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
Canmore Disclaimer. © Copyright and database right 2022.

Toggle Aerial | View on large map

Digital Images

Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Nigg (Ross And Cromarty)
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NH76NE 52 centred 790 695

Fabrication Yard [name: NH 789 694]

Graving Dock [name: 792 691]

Pier [name: NH 784 689]

OS 1:10,000 map, 1983.

Fabrication Yard [NAT]

OS (GIS) MasterMap, May 2010.

Location formerly entered as NH 79 69.

Fabrication yard; oil industry; addition of helipad - reclaimed land, stable condition.

CFA/MORA Coastal Assessment Survey 1998.

Now in use for the manufacture of offshore wind turbines.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 3 May 2010.

References

MyCanmore Image Contributions


Contribute an Image

MyCanmore Text Contributions