MHG1292 - Farmstead, Acharynie


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

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Full Description

A farmstead comprising three unroofed buildings, two of which are long buildings, and two enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1876, sheet xxii) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1963).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 27 November 1995

Acharynie (OS 6" map, 1963): Footings of three buildings one incorporating a corn drying kiln. The largest is 27 by 4m. Associated enclosures adjoin the footings.
Visited by OS 16 March 1982.

'Achnoul': 6 buildings shown W Roy 1747-55.

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Grid reference Centred ND 1109 4800 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND14NW
Civil Parish HALKIRK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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