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Port na Furm Cave

Jura, Port na Furm, N of Garbh Leitir, Argyllshire.

NGR:NM 70310 00809
WGS84:56.14450, -5.69908
Length:Not recorded
Vert. Range:Not recorded
Altitude:Not recorded
Geology:Scarba Conglomerate Formation - Metaconglomerate
Tags:Cave, SeaCave

Raised beach sea cave, southeast of Allt nan Cabar.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: Port nam Furm translates as Port of the Chair [Scotland's Places/OS Namebook says Port of the Moats (possibly Moat family name?)].

Allt na Cabar has been translated as Stream of the Cables [I suspect this is a transliteration. The original text could be Cables or Cabbers (sic Cabers)].

Hydrographic Feeds: Now None, previously Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Corrievreckan

Hydrographic Resurgences: Now None, previously Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Corrievreckan

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This entry was last updated: 2020-11-02 14:10:06

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