MHG10991 - Achrintle Township


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Type and Period (2)

  • TOWNSHIP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KILN (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC81NW 1 838 183.
Achrintle (NAT) OS 6"map, Sutherland, 2nd ed., (1906)

Achnidale: Shown as a group of about five buildings with arable.
W Roy 1747-55.

An area of depopulation with the footings of 10 buildings, and small enclosures and 1 kiln. The buildings vary from 10 x 3m to 28 x 3m. Visited by OS (J B) 18 October 1976.

As described.
Revised at 1/10,000. Visited by OS (J B) 18 October 1976.

A township comprising nine unroofed buildings, four enclosures and part of a head-dyke is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Sutherland 1879, sheet lxxvii). Twelve unroofed buildings, seven enclosures and part of a head-dyke are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1962).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 12 October 1995

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Grid reference Centred NC 8381 1829 (454m by 481m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC81NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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