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TITLE
Ullapool from the hill
EXTERNAL ID
ULMPH_2000_0682
PLACENAME
Ullapool
DISTRICT
Lochbroom
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochbroom
SOURCE
Ullapool Museum
ASSET ID
40427
KEYWORDS
Ullapool
Thomas Telford
herring
British Fisheries Society
Ullapool from the hill

This postcard shows a view of Ullapool, looking towards Altnaharrie . A square rigged ship sits alongside the pier. 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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Ullapool from the hill

ROSS: Lochbroom

Ullapool; Thomas Telford; herring; British Fisheries Society

Ullapool Museum

Ullapool Museum Photographic Collection

This postcard shows a view of Ullapool, looking towards Altnaharrie . A square rigged ship sits alongside the pier. 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>