Island Bank

Owners/occupiers

"Formerly forestry workers house. Donald Carr, Forester"

Location/map ref

Near the Black Bridge, Lower Dell

History

"Presently private home. Named after the 'island' on which it is built, formed when a lade was dug to divert water from the River Nethy for the Lower Dell sawmill. The lade is now dried up and only visible as a deep dip beside the tarmac track leading to the Black Bridge."

Other references

"M O'Reilly Explore Abernethy Visitor Centre linkto:http://www.exploreabernethy.co.uk[[Explore Abernethy website]] A McCook (2005) Local resident"