MHG10352 - Township remains, Apigill

Summary

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Type and Period (6)

  • TOWNSHIP (Undated)
  • FARMSTEAD (Undated)
  • CORN DRYING KILN (Undated)
  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)
  • RIG AND FURROW (Undated)
  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Field survey notes (undated) in SMR File of extensive number of fearures that would seem to indicate that this is an extensive multi phase settlement - HAW 11/2003

NC75NW 89 710 574.
Apigill: the ruins of a croft (Name Book compiled 1873).
Name Book (Sutherland).

The turf-covered footings of two long-houses the larger being 53m by 4m with the walls averaging 0.3m high. Associated enclosures in a similar condition occur nearby along with a corn-drying kiln. There are faint traces of contemporary run-rig.
Visited by OS (JB) 30 November 1978.

A farmstead, comprising one unroofed building and an enclosure, is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Sutherland 1878, sheet xviii) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1964).
Information from RCAHMS (FO) 17 August 1995.


Apigill (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG18003.


Apigill (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG18004.


Apigill (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG18005.


Apigill (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG18006.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Vol. no. 20, p. 132 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3351.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7100 5740 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC75NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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Related Monuments/Buildings (5)

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