MHG46184 - Scotstown
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Type and Period (1)
- FARMSTEAD (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (04/04/2003)
NM86SW 100 NM 8279 6359 and NM 8280 6360
A survey of the Ariundle Oakwoods yielded evidence for past woodland management, mining activity and agriculture. Several kilometres of stone and turf dykes were planned, and woodland enclosures shown on Bald's Estate Plan of 1806/7 were identified. The woodland showed evidence of extensive tree planting and management on a coppice rotation, but there were no pollarded trees. The last comprehensive felling appears to have taken place c 1850.
NM 8279 6359 Buildings, 5.8 x 3.0m and 2.0 x 1.9m.
NM 8280 6360 Building, 8.4 x 4.1m; enclosure 6.9 x 5.9m.
NM 8280 6358 Lazybeds.
Sponsor: Sunart Oakwoods Research Group
J Dye, M Gascoigne, M Kirby, J E Kirby, J Lawson, J Read 2002
|Grid reference||Centred NM 8279 6359 (20m by 20m)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/241175 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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