MHG1754 - Croft, Shalligeo


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Type and Period (1)

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

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Full Description

A well-built, rectangular post-medieval structure 17 by 5m with walls 1m wide and upstanding to a maximum of 1m. There is an entrance in the S wall and one internal division, the small room to the E having an extensive rubble deposit.
C E Batey 1982.

A single unroofed building of two compartments is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1877, sheet xxxiv) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10,000 map (1977).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 24 November 1995.

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Grid reference Centred ND 2514 3511 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND23NE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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