MHG12960 - Furnace, Loch Merkland


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC33SE 1 39 31.

There is the site of an ancient iron furnace at Loch Merkland (NC 3931). A Gunn and J Mackay 1897.

Local enquiries revealed no further information on the location of the site. Visited by OS (E G C) 27 April 1961.

There is no trace and no local knowledge of an iron furnace at Loch Merkland. Visited by OS (N K B) 6 June 1980.

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Grid reference Centred NC 3899 3099 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC33SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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