MHG2398 - Settlement, Clythshore

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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Clythshore. Four fishers houses and a cooperage.
OS 6" map, Caithness, 1st ed., (1871); Name Book 1871.

ND 2787 3585. A partially upstanding, rectangular structure, 26m NE-SW by 7m, whose walls average 0.8 in thickness and stand to a maximum height of 4.5m although they are mostly represented by rubble spread. In the SW wall there are traces of a blocked entrance or window.
C E Batey 1982.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 6, 216 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3390.


Batey, C E, 1982, Caithness coastal survey 1982: interim reports 1980-2, No. 229 (Text/Report). SHG1960.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ND 2790 3580 (160m by 160m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND23NE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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