MHG51267 - Unfinished millstone, Allt a Choir
A large unfinished millstone abandoned by the side of the path from Poolewe to Slattadale.
Type and Period (1)
- MILLSTONE WORKING SITE? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD (at some time))
- None recorded
What appears to be a large unfinished millstone abandoned by the side of the path from Poolewe to Slattadale. <1>
The stone is roughly circular with a diameter of over 1m and a central hole showing evidence of multiple drilling. A large split laminated rock nearby looks like a possible source. A series of boundary markers is depicted on the first edition OS map and this stone may have served a similar role. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NG 87081 75901 (20m by 20m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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