MHG43694 - Ironstone Mine - Achvarasdal, Reay


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  • IRONSTONE MINE (Undated)

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Mine (ironstone) with windmill at this GR on 1st ed OS. "old shaft (iron)" lies to N at 298435 964904 beside the road - HAW 5/2003

NC96SE 127 98633 64711
(Location cited as NC 987 647) Achavrasdale: This iron mine in Caithness appeared to be working until 1873.
Grampian Speloeological Group (2008)

The surface buildings are depicted as roofed and named on the Ordnance Survey 1st-edition, 25-inch map (Caithness, 1878) as 'Mine (Ironstone)'. The railway line spur appears to have been dismantled.
Information from RCAHMS (MMD), 21 July 2008.

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Grid reference Centred NC 9861 6470 (58m by 65m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC96SE
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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