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TITLE
View of Ullapool from Morefield Brae
EXTERNAL ID
ULMPH_2000_0633
PLACENAME
Ullapool
DISTRICT
Lochbroom
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochbroom
DATE OF IMAGE
1954
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Ullapool Museum
ASSET ID
40388
KEYWORDS
Ullapool
Thomas Telford
British Fisheries Society
herring
View of Ullapool from Morefield Brae

This photo shows a view of Ullapool from Morefield Brae. Ullapool began in 1788 as a planned village, designed by Thomas Telford for the British Fisheries Society to exploit the boom in the herring fishing industry. Although the fishing industry declined in the 19th century, Ullapool continues to thrive because of its harbour. Today it is the terminus of the car ferry service from Stornoway and a popular tourist centre.


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View of Ullapool from Morefield Brae

ROSS: Lochbroom

1950s

Ullapool; Thomas Telford; British Fisheries Society; herring

Ullapool Museum

Ullapool Museum Photographic Collection

This photo shows a view of Ullapool from Morefield Brae. Ullapool began in 1788 as a planned village, designed by Thomas Telford for the British Fisheries Society to exploit the boom in the herring fishing industry. Although the fishing industry declined in the 19th century, Ullapool continues to thrive because of its harbour. Today it is the terminus of the car ferry service from Stornoway and a popular tourist centre. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email <a href="mailto: curator@ullapoolmuseum.co.uk">Ullapool Museum</a>