MHG13298 - Shinness Limeworks


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Type and Period (1)

  • LIME KILN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NC51SW 5 5230 1385
The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, pp. 116-118) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974

J Aitken : 19/2/2004
(Location cited as NC 523 139). Shinness Limekilns, the Airde, built c. 1870 for the Duke of Sutherland. A range of three drystone-rubble, single-draw limekilns, with semicircular draw arches, one of which has collapsed.
J R Hume 1977.

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Grid reference Centred NC 5229 1384 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC51SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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