Gairloch Pier

Gairloch Pier with three fishing boats anchored alongside. In the background are the Torridon Mountains, with the peaks of Baosbheinn and Ben Alligin left and right.

Gairloch Pier

Attribution: unknown

Badachro jetty.

Build about 1840 in association with Badachro House (a former merchant’s house).

Badachro jetty

Attribution: unknown

Jetties in front of Aird House

The jetties, apart from their normal use in loading and unloading goods, were used on Sundays to enable people from Port Henderson, Opinan and so on to embark on the boat taking them across Gairloch to church when the tide prevented the use of the main jetty beside Badachro Inn.

Jetties in front of Aird House

Attribution: unknown

Port na Moine, Badachro

Originally the port for handling peat. This with its large jetty and associated house was the property of the Stornoway Fishing Co., built in the late 1800’s at the time of the herring boom.

Port na Moine, Badachro

Attribution: unknown

Road from Melvaig to Rhu Reidh lighthouse

The last house in Melvaig can be seen on the left of the photograph.

Road from Melvaig to Rhu Reidh lighthouse.

Attribution: unknown