MHG14005 - Depopulated settlement - Doune


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Type and Period (1)

  • TOWNSHIP (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A widely scattered depopulation settlement of at least 20 houses, a possible clack mill and mill pond, and enclosures, extensive field walls and lazy beds. Location above a sandy bay suggests that fishing played a part in the local economy.
(HRAR: PB: 5.6.1986)

NG 0730 Unroofed buildings, fiedl walls, Doune.
OS 1:10,000 1974

On map, field walls are lettered a -f.

See NG 70SW005-031 for individual elements of depopulation and NG 70SW001 for Dun Ban.

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Grid reference Centred NG 7036 0335 (1073m by 983m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG70SW
Civil Parish GLENELG
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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