MHG23005 - Building - Doirevaire /Gleann Fhoidhaig


Building - Doirevaire /Gleann Fhoidhaig

Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH14NE 4 165 485

An unroofed building is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1881, sheet xcv), but it is not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1970).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 4 March 1996

A colour print photgraph of this structure was taken by J Duberley and is held in Assoc. Docs.
(KC - 05/2003)

Building - (Site 596) NH 16523 48521 (Nmrs No NH14NE 0005)The stone wall footings of a rectangular building lie on an E-W axis 200m to the east of the main building at Doirevaire and was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project. There is a ditch to the rear/north of the building and it is recessed into the slope at the west end where the wall is 0.5m in height. The internal dimensions of the building are 7m x 2.5m and the walls comprise a single course of boulders, which in the south wall average c0.8m diameter but in the north wall are just 0.2-0.3m in height. There is an entrance 0.8m in width in the south wall. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 APs <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 1652 4853 (9m by 7m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH14NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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