MHG12215 - Icehouses, Culkein


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

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NC03SW 7 0380 3312
(Location cited as NC 038 332). Ice-houses, Culkein, early 19th century. A pair of rubble ice-houses, one of them circular and the other square on plan.
J R Hume 1977.

In 1998 the Highland Archaeology Service received information via the Ranger Service that erosion was beginning to undermine the road and the ice house. HS were informed although it is unclear what action, if any, was taken <1>.

NW SUT Local Plan, May 1987: P23/2.36.
J Aitken : 11/06/01.

GR corrected to above.
On 1st ed only 1 building depicted (ie E of 2) - HAW 8/2003

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Grid reference Centred NC 0381 3308 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC03SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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