MHG47254 - Braefield


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  • BUILDING (Undated)

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NMRS Report: (27/05/2004)
NH43SW 48 41839 30412 and 41817 30397

The remains of these two rectangular buildings stand about 15m apart in scrub woodland to the W of Braefield. That to the SW (URQ97 111; NH 4181 3039) measures 13.3m from N to S by 3.5m transversely within faced rubble walls 0.7m thick and up to 0.6m high, and it has two entrances in its E side. That to the NE (URQ97 112; NH 4183 3041) has been reduced to a stance measuring 12m from E to W by 5.2m overall. Both buildings are depicted roofed on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Inverness-shire 1876, sheet xxviii). The OS Name Book describes Braefield as 'a small cultivated district containing several cothouses'.
(URQ97 111-112)
Visited by RCAHMS (SDB) 9 October 1997
ONB 1871

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Grid reference Centred NH 41838 30412 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH43SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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