MHG39481 - Head Dyke, Achnabeinn


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  • HEAD DYKE (Undated)

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GR corected to above - HAW 8/2004

A farmstead comprising three unroofed buildings, two of which are long buildings, a head-dyke and an enclosure is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1877, sheet xvi). Four unroofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1963).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 15 September 1995.

Un-roofed in 1872 OS 6" 1872
OS 6"map, Caithness, 1st ed., (1872)

Achnabeinn 5 buildings shown on Roy's Map.
W Roy 1747-55

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Grid reference Centred ND 0434 5710 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND05NW
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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