MHG40235 - Dailyoich


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  • RIG AND FURROW (Undated)

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Full Description

Dailyoich OS 6" map, Caithness, 1st ed., (1871)

The ruins of a small farm-steading. Name Book 1871.

Allandonagg, A settlement of about five buildings
W Roy 1747-55.

A deserted settlement comprising eight buildings, a corn-drying kiln and several small enclosures, situated adjacent to haughland covered in run-rig cultivation. Most of the buildings are reduced to 1.0m high or less, but one of them is 1.5m high.
Visited by OS 9 November 1982.

A township comprising nine unroofed buildings, four of which are long buildings, and three enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1877, sheet xlii). Seven unroofed buildings and two enclosures are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1964).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 23 November 1995.

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Grid reference Centred ND 1020 2435 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND12SW
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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