MHG3915 - Buildings and enclosures - Ruthven


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Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (17th Century to 18th Century - 1601 AD? to 1800 AD?)
  • ENCLOSURE (17th Century to 18th Century - 1601 AD? to 1800 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

At least three much-reduced buildings and the remains of several small enclosures occupy low-lying pasture about 200m to the N of Ruthven farmhouse. The buildings are rectangular and range in size from 12.2m to 19.7m in length by between 5.5m and 6.1m in breadth over walls reduced to stony banks spread to about 1.7m in thickness and up to 0.3m in height.
(USN93 362-4)
Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 19 March 1993. <1> <2>

The features were photographed from the air by J.S. Bone in 1999. <3> <4> <5>

Renumbered from NH62NW0030C
JHooper, 13/12/2002

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Grid reference Centred NH 6022 2725 (227m by 204m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH62NW
Civil Parish DORES
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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