MHG51307 - Well, Viewhill


A stone-built well identified during drainage works.

Type and Period (1)

  • (Former Type) WELL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A circular stone-built well identified during forestry drainage works by the Scottish School of Forestry. <1>
The well has a diameter of 0.5m and still produces clear water. A large drain has been cut behind the well in recent years and a new drain now leads from the well. Neither the well or a spring is depicted in this location on the first edition Ordnance Survey mapping. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference NH 73803 46213 (point)
Map sheet NH74NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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