MHG13639 - Windmill, Castlehill Pavement Works


Early to mid C19 windmill associated with Upper Castletown Quarry.

Type and Period (1)

  • WINDMILL (19th Century - 1824 AD to 1872 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Old Windmill' marked on 1st edition 25" OS map c.1872. Presumably associated with the adjacent quarry workings. By the second edition 25" OS map c.1905 Upper Castletown Quarry had expanded to the area of the windmill eradicating any trace of the structure <1>.

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Grid reference Centred ND 1856 6826 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND16NE
Civil Parish OLRIG
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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