MHG14274 - Possible Farmstead - Park of Urchal


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

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Park of Urchal. Two ruined buildings are shown on Roy's map, but no dyke, and also on the 1869/70 OS map which positions and orientates them with the presently existing dyke in a manner that seems to fit possible footings on site. Hard to establish their position due to grass growth and field clearance stones.
See assoc. docs. File for SMR No. NH74SW0062.

J Aitken : 20/02/02
NH74SW 41 743 444

What may be a farmstead comprising two unroofed buildings is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Nairnshire 1871-4-6, sheet vi), but it is not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1975).

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Grid reference Centred NH 7432 4447 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH74SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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