MHG31610 - Strathcromble Settlement


A large enclosure, three buildings and a yard are depicted on the 1st edition OS map.

Type and Period (4)

  • SETTLEMENT? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • FARMSTEAD? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • ENCLOSURE? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • BUILDING? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Strathcromble is a kidney shaped area of open land marked on 1st ed OS Map. Square cultivated area in SE with 4 buildings on corners. 3 buildings in row to W. This is on the eastern end of the footpath marked from Leckie
HAW 2/2003 <1>

Oblique aerial photography (RCAHMSAP 2009) has recorded the ruins of a farmstead at Strathcromble. See link below to HES Canmore record for aerial photos. <2>

GIS spatial data created 2018 based on OS Mater Map. <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 1341 6458 (159m by 131m) (3 map features)
Map sheet NH16SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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