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Nigg Bay

Oil Industry Fabrication Yard, Nigg Bay
©2016 Gazetteer for Scotland

Oil Industry Fabrication Yard, Nigg Bay

A wide bay of the Ross and Cromarty district of Highland Council Area, Nigg Bay lies on the northeastern coastline of the Cromarty Firth, 5 miles (8 km) to the east of Invergordon. At low tides, the Sands of Nigg are exposed. An oil rig construction and repair yard opened here in 1972.


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