MHG26232 - Gorthleck


Post-medieval township.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH52SW 20 centred on 5401 2023

What may be a township comprising one roofed and seven unroofed buildings, three of which are long buildings, is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Inverness-shire 1874-5, sheet lv). Two roofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1976).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 4 July 1996

The northeast steading was subject to a basic photographic survey in 2005-2008 in support of a planning application. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 5400 2023 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH52SW
Civil Parish DORES
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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