MHG39620 - Enclosure, Daltimore


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  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)

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'Daltimore: c.4 Buildings shown
W Roy 1747-55

Four turf-covered rectangular footings about 0.5m high, two of which are longhouses. The larger is 19 by 4.5m and has adjoining at right angles a barn or byre. Extensive associated field banks occur in the vicinity. Visited by OS 16 March 1982.

A farmstead comprising two roofed and three unroofed buildings and an enclosure is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1876, sheet xxii). Five unroofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1963).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 27 November 1995

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Grid reference Centred ND 1410 4930 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND14NW
Civil Parish HALKIRK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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