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TITLE
Fishertown of Hilton and Blacktown
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_0950237000_P008
PLACENAME
Fishertown of Hilton and Blacktown
DISTRICT
Fearn
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Fearn
DATE OF IMAGE
1989
PERIOD
19c
CREATOR
Johan Sutherland
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
30740
KEYWORDS
towns
fishing
villages
land
rents
rentals
maps
plans
zoomable

Fishertown of Hilton has an area of eight acres which was included in the rental of Fearn Abbey 'for furnishing fish to the place'.

Blacktown was also a very small township which was raised on the beach behind the chapel of Hilton, St Mary's Chapel.

These illustrations were taken from 'Down to the Sea' by Jessie MacDonald and Anne Gordon

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Fishertown of Hilton and Blacktown

ROSS: Fearn

19c

towns; fishing; villages; land; rents; rentals; maps; plans; zoomable

Highland Libraries

Fishertown of Hilton has an area of eight acres which was included in the rental of Fearn Abbey 'for furnishing fish to the place'. <br /> <br /> Blacktown was also a very small township which was raised on the beach behind the chapel of Hilton, St Mary's Chapel.<br /> <br /> These illustrations were taken from 'Down to the Sea' by Jessie MacDonald and Anne Gordon