MHG51304 - Derelict cottage at Lag an Duin, near Kishorn

Summary

A house shown as a roofed building on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of 1881.

Type and Period (2)

  • HOUSE (Built, 16th Century to 19th Century - 1560 AD? to 1881 AD (at some time))
  • BYRE (Built, 16th Century to 19th Century - 1560 AD? to 1881 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The remains of a house and what appears to be an attached byre are still visible just to the north-east of the head dyke at Achavanie. Information and a photograph were submitted by a visitor to the HER website in August 2008. <1><2>

The building is shown as roofed on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of 1881. <3>


<1> Swan, P, 2008-9, Correspondence from Paul Swan regarding several sites in the Lochcarron area (Text/Correspondence). SHG23871.


<2> Swan, P, 2008-11, Photographs of various HER sites submitted by Paul Swan (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG23809.


<3> Ordnance Survey, 1881, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Ross-shire (Image/Map). SHG23411.

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 83813 40843 (17m by 6m)
Map sheet NG84SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHCARRON

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