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The Fisher Folk of Findon or the Coblers of Culbokie.

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Not the most obvious of phrases that comes to mind to describe the activities of the residents of the area surrounding Culbokie but there is evidence that fishing contributed to the wellbeing of the community.

Ever since man became a hunter-gatherer he would have viewed the gently sloping sandy shores below Culbokie as ideal fishing grounds. Our evidence for this comes from the archaeological remains of a fish trap on the shore between Findon Mains and the A9 causeway at the Findon Quarry as shown in the image below which was captured from a drone.

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