NG2297 : Scalpay Fish Processing Factory -now closed

taken 13 years ago, near to Carnach, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Scalpay Fish Processing Factory -now closed
Scalpay Fish Processing Factory -now closed
The 2880 sq. m plant, operational from March 2001 to early 2005, was constructed by Highlands and Islands Enterprise and was being rented by Stolt Sea Farms on a 20 yr lease. The 10m development was expected to provide 109 full time equivalent jobs, with investment of 4.5m by HIE. Following a merger of Stolt the factory was closed after only 4 years. Fish is now processed on the mainland.
The factory is now partly open and a new company is operating from the site washing and repairing the nets used on the fish farms.
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Date Taken
Friday, 3 March, 2006   (more nearby)
Friday, 3 March, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 220 971 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:52.5905N 6:41.4508W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 221 970
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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