MHG51169 - Mineral Well, Grantown-on-Spey
A formalised mineral well that was a popular attraction around the end of the 19th century.
Type and Period (1)
- SPA (19th Century to 20th Century - 1850 AD to 1950 AD)
- None recorded
A mineral well is depicted on the 1st edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map of c.1867. The map shows the well sitting directly on the line of a formalised burn. <1> Current mapping shows that the burn has been diverted around the formal rectangular well structure. The spring feeds into the burn to the south-west <2> Both maps annotate the feature as 'mineral well'.
<1> Ordnance Survey, 1871, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25 inch map: Elgin (Image/Map). SHG23442.
<2> Ordnance Survey, Ordnance Survey Mastermap (Image/Map). SHG23361.
|Grid reference||Centred NJ 03046 28254 (20m by 21m)|
|Civil Parish||CROMDALE, INVERALLAN AND ADVIE|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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