MHG35069 - Farmstead - Port Min Bay, Ardnamurchan

Summary

A stone building associated with walls, rock shelters and field systems at Port Min Bay, Ardnamurchan.

Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (19th Century - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

What may be a farmstead comprising one unroofed L-shaped building in an area of improved ground is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Argyllshire 1875, sheet xxiii). One unroofed building is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1974).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 4 May 1998

A two cell stone built structure, most likely a house with attached byre, located near to Port Min Bay, with associated stone walls, rock shelters and field systems. The building appears on the 6 inch 1st edition OS Map and so dates to, at latest, 1876.

The site was visited and photographed by J Haylett in November 2011. <1>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 4160 6607 (192m by 135m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NM46NW
Civil Parish ARDNAMURCHAN
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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