|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Limestone Quarry, Ard Neakie|
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Limestone quarry opened c.1870 to provide lime for the adjacent limekilns to the south.
|Grid Reference:||NC 4466 5968|
- Historic Environment Record: MHG11917
- NMRS NUMLINK Reference: 4930
- NMRS Record Details: NC45NW20 ARD NEACKIE, LIMEKILNS, QUARRY
- Non-Statutory Register (V)
- Old SMR Reference Number: NC45NW0045
To the rear of the limekilns [MHG11911] is a large quarry, now flooded <1>.
A cart track links the quarry to the limekilns <2>.
Ard Neackie, limekilns, quarry and cottages (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG8562.
Ard Neackie, limekilns, quarry and cottages (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG8563.
Sinclair B Calder, 1974, The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900) (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG364.
<1> Hume, J R, 1977, The industrial archaeology of Scotland 2: The Highlands and Islands, 313 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2332.
<2> Close-Brooks, J, 1986, Exploring Scotland's Heritage: The Highlands, 45, No. 13 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2053.
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|MHG30102||Part of: Industrial Complex, Ard Neackie (Monument)|
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