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Loch Hourn, Harbour

Harbour (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Loch Hourn, Harbour

Classification Harbour (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 87554

Site Number NG90NW 3

NGR NG 9458 0691

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Glenelg (Lochaber)
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Lochaber
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NG90NW 3 9458 0691

NG 946 068 On the S side of Loch Beag at the head of Loch Hourn above low water level parallel walls extend from the shore a short distance northwards into the loch. The W side and S end are largely revetted, the E side is free standing and supported by two buttresses on its outer side. The N end is open to the sea. This was originally used as a dry dock (P MacRae personal communication).

Full report with NMRS.

R C Callander 1995.

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