Font Size

100% 150% 200%

Background Colour

Default Contrast
Close Reset

Islay, Port Askaig, General

Harbour (Period Unassigned), Village (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Islay, Port Askaig, General

Classification Harbour (Period Unassigned), Village (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 79774

Site Number NR46NW 30

NGR NR 43124 69283

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
Canmore Disclaimer. © Copyright and database right 2019.

Toggle Aerial | View on large map

Digital Images

Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Killarow And Kilmeny
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR46NW 30 43124 69283

NR 431 693 A watching brief was maintained in January and February 2004 during the construction of a surface water outfall pipe. Two areas of archaeological interest were observed: an 18th/19th-century midden, and the original 18th/19th-century sea or harbour wall.

Report lodged with WoSAS SMR and the NMRS.

Sponsor: Argyll and Bute Council.

D M Maguire 2004.

Architecture Notes

NR46NW 30.00 43124 69283

NR46NW 30.01 cancelled site (see NR46NW 86)

NR46NW 30.02 cancelled site (see NR46NW 83)

PLANS: NMRS copy of watercolour by W. Heath 1830 in possession of Hon. James Morrison.


MyCanmore Image Contributions

Contribute an Image

MyCanmore Text Contributions