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Acarsaid
Image Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar

Acarsaid

Latitude: 57° 04'N
Longitude: 07° 16'W
Country: Scotland

Ownership: Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar
Type: Municipal
Usage: Fishing
Contact name: Calum Macleod, Harbour Master
Address: Technical Services, Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar, Balivanich, Benbecula, HS7 5LA
Telephone no: 01870 602425
E-mail: calum-macleod@cne-siar.gov.uk
Website: www.cne-siar.gov.uk/harbo.../index.htm


About Acarsaid

Acarsaid has become a key base since the opening of the Eriskay Causeway for the under-12 metre vessels operating around South Uist. The current small pier is unsuitable for smaller vessels and the access road and back-up facilities are extremely poor.

An improvement project funded jointly by the Scottish Executive and the European Union will provide pontoon berthing, a new access road and a back-up area for gear storage and parking.


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