MHG10929 - Swordly Mill


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Type and Period (1)

  • WATERMILL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NC76SW 43 7390 6205
The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p. 208) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974
J Aitken : 19/2/2004
(Location cited as NC 739 621). Swordley Mill, built 1866. A 1- and 2-storey rubble building, now coverted to a holiday house, with the skeleton of an 8-spoke, wood and iron, mid-breast wheel, 42ins (1.06m) wide by 12ft (3.66m) diameter.
J R Hume 1977.

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Grid reference Centred NC 7390 6209 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC76SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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