Harris, East Loch Tarbert, Pier And Ferry Terminal
Site Type BUILDING(S), PIER
Canmore ID 10690
Site Number NG19NE 1
NGR NG 15770 99820
Council WESTERN ISLES
Former Region WESTERN ISLES ISLANDS AREA
Former District WESTERN ISLES
Former County INVERNESS-SHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR
NGR Desc NG 15770 99820 and NG 15718 99850
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|Notes and Activities|
NG19NE 1 15770 99820 and 15718 99850
Ferry Terminal [Ro-Ro linkspan]: NG 15733 99836
Ferry Terminal [Building]: NG 15785 99836]
OS (GIS) MasterMap, October 2009.
(Location cited as NG 158 998). Pier, East Loch Tarbert, 20th century. A concrete-piled structure. At its head are some interesting wooden buildings.
J R Hume 1977.
This roll-on roll-off ferry terminal for Harris is situated at Tarbert. It comprises an adjustable pier ramp and concrete pier, with an associated Caledonian MacBrayne ferry terminal building.
Information from RCAHMS (MKO), 4 June 1997.
|Books and References|
Hume, J R (1977a) The industrial archaeology of Scotland, 2, the Highlands and Islands London
Page(s): 212-13 Held at RCAHMS J.4.11.HUM
Minchinton, W (1984) A guide to industrial archaeology sites in Britain, London
Page(s): 180 Held at RCAHMS J.4.1.MIN