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Nigg Pier

Military Installation (20th Century)

Site Name Nigg Pier

Classification Military Installation (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Nigg Ferry, Pier; Cromarty Defences; Cromarty Firth; Firth Of Cromarty

Canmore ID 173655

Site Number NH76NE 45.01

NGR NH 7960 6869

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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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 45.01 7960 6869

Three 21-inch torpedo tubes were positioned on the end of Nigg pier. The torpedo tubes were removed in 1945.

J Guy 2000; NMRS MS 810/10, Vol.2, 115; Public Record Office ref: WO 199/ 88

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