MHG49802 - Lettoch
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Type and Period (1)
- LIME KILN (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (20/02/2007 10:00:14)
NJ01NW 38 NJ 02515 18946
This limekiln, which is situated in rough ground at the edge of a cultivated field 330m S of Lettoch, has been set into a steep, SW-facing slope to a depth of 2m. The rectangular pot is marked by a grass- and weed-grown hollow measuring about 2.5m in width and 5.8m in length within a wall reduced to a stony bank up to 2.5m in thickness and 1m in height.
The kiln is not depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Inverness-shire 1874, sheet XLVIA), but it is shown, though not annotated, on the 2nd edition of the map (1902, sheet XLVIA).
Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 5 September 2006.
<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 282790 (Dataset). SHG24123.
|Grid reference||Centred NJ 02515 18945 (20m by 20m)|
|Civil Parish||ABERNETHY AND KINCARDINE|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/282790 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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