NH7867 : Entrance to Cromarty Harbour

taken 3 years ago, near to Cromarty, Highland, Great Britain

Entrance to Cromarty Harbour
Entrance to Cromarty Harbour
The small Highland town of Cromarty is a seaport at the tip of the Black Isle, twenty three miles to the north east of Inverness. It sits on the southern shore at the entrance to the Cromarty Firth. The town had a population of 719 at the 2001 census (Archive LinkExternal link Scottish Census Results OnLine).

The harbour dates back to the 1780s. The port was a British naval base during the First World War; the concrete additions to the harbour are slowing crumbling back into the sea. It is a working harbour, home to a small fleet of prawn trawlers and creel boats.
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NH7867, 353 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 September, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  Village, Rural settlement  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 785 677 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:40.9882N 4:2.3502W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 784 679
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Cromarty Firth  Coastal Town  Harbour 

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