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HES is currently undertaking essential maintenance on our web services. This will limit access to services in the following ways:

- Subscription access for HES online services will be unavailable (Scran, NCAP)

 - Image purchasing options will be limited (Canmore, Britain from Above, Scran, NCAP)

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 General access to these services will all continue. Enquiries will still be able to be submitted.

 We anticipate services to be restored from Monday 1st February 2021.


Helmsdale, Old Harbour

Harbour (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Helmsdale, Old Harbour

Classification Harbour (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) River Helmsdale; Helmsdale River

Canmore ID 7481

Site Number ND01NW 62

NGR ND 0272 1529

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kildonan
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Archaeology Notes

ND01NW 62 0272 1529

For (successor and present) Helmsdale, Harbour (ND 0300 1515) and description of both harbours, see ND01NW 61.


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