MHG21692 - Tomatin, Post Office


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Type and Period (1)

  • POST OFFICE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Originally post office, before bridge was built. <1>

Marked as a post office on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of the area. <2>

One of the locations of Tomatin's Post office. It was also MacDougall's Stores in the early 20th century. <3>

<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), Canmore ID 105221 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.

<2> Ordnance Survey, 1873-6, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Inverness-shire (Image/Map). SHG23755.

<3> Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 2011, Digital site gazetteer and archive for ARCH Community Timeline Project: Strathdearn, Site 18 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25599.

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 8029 2885 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH82NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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