MHG10481 - Possible Corn-Drying Kiln, Bunahoun


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Type and Period (2)

  • TOWNSHIP (Undated)
  • CORN DRYING KILN (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Renumbered from NC85SE0026A
JHooper, 22/10/2002
NC85SE 42 Centred on 892 520

NC 892 520. Bon-na-chawin.
W Roy 1747-55.

The site is now occupied by the modern house of Bunahoun. All that remains of earlier occupation are stretches of turf-covered walling, two probable rectangular footings and, at NC 8932 5205, a circular depression ringed by stone is probably the remains of a corn-drying kiln.
Visited by OS (JB) 10 June 1977.

A township, comprising five unroofed buildings and two roofed buildings, is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Sutherland 1878, sheet xxix). Two unroofed structures and three roofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1963).
Infromation from RCAHMS (FO) 22 August 1995.

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Grid reference Centred NC 8920 5200 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC85SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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