MHG2982 - Building footings, Castletown


The reported footings of a house or cottage.

Type and Period (1)

  • HOUSE? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Footings of at least one dry-stone cottage.
RCAHMS 1979, visited April 1979.

These footings were not noted during a walkover survey in 1998 <2>. It is possible either that the quoted grid reference is incorrect, or the footings were confused with remains of the castle MHG2996. <3>

<1> RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 28, No. 221 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

<2> Wordsworth, J, 10/1998, Clava Estate Woodland 1998: An Archaeological Survey (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG21525.

<3> Tilbury, S, Comment by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer (Verbal Communication). SHG23297.

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 7493 4272 (20m by 20m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH74SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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