MHG270 - Township, Auliston


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

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Scheduled 3/2003 see Associated Documents for details - HAW 4/2003

NM55NW 1 centred on 549 571

(NM 549 571) Auliston. The remains of this settlement comprise 31 houses, (?) grain-kiln, enclosures, etc. About 25 buildings shown on an estate plan of 1836. Occupied by 1755, cleared 1855.
P Gaskell 1968

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Visited by OS (R L) 10 June 1970

Twenty-eight unroofed buildings, three enclosures, a head-dyke, part of which is shared to the NE with another township (NM 55NE 2), and a field-system (NM 552 567) are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Argyllshire 1875, sheet xxxix). Twenty-two unroofed buildings, two enclosures, a head-dyke and a field-system are shown the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1976).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 18 May 1998

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Grid reference Centred NM 5494 5709 (350m by 376m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NM55NW
Civil Parish MORVERN
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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