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Latitude: 59.3844 / 59°23'3"N
Longitude: -2.3775 / 2°22'38"W
OS Eastings: 378654
OS Northings: 1055407
OS Grid: HY786554
Mapcode National: GBR N3HX.TTB
Mapcode Global: XH9S2.CDV4
Plus Code: 9CFV9JMF+Q2
Entry Name: Fishing Station And Pier, North Ronaldsay, Dennis Ness
Listing Name: North Ronaldsay, Dennis Head, Fishing Station and Pier
Listing Date: 16 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393685
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46392
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Cross and Burness
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: North Isles
Parish: Cross And Burness
Traditional County: Orkney
Mid to later 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay rectangular-plan near-symmetrical fishing station; small single bay rectangular-plan store/hut to E; long pier/slipway extending to S. Squared random rubble fishing station; random rubble hut.
FISHING STATION: S ELEVATION: 2 evenly disposed doorways with window (boarded) offset to right. N (REAR) ELEVATION: former lean-to addition to outer right. E (SIDE) ELEVATION: window offset to right; gablehead stack above.
Flagstone roof (part collapsed); corniced rubble gablehead stacks.
HUT: boarded door in gabled S elevation. Blank elsewhere. Replacement corrugated-iron roof; coped skews.
PIER/SLIPWAY: transverse-laid flagstones to long, rectangular-plan pier; iron tie-rods down each side.
A surviving fishing station with small net hut or store, the buildings flanking a finely constructed pier, probably built to land the materials needed for the new lighthouse.
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