MHG51309 - Lazybeds at Achavanie, near Kishorn
Lazybeds associated with the settlement of Achavanie, still visible as earthworks.
Type and Period (2)
- LAZY BEDS (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- CULTIVATION MARKS (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
Information about this site was submitted by a local researcher, Paul Swan, in August 2008. These lazybeds are associated with the settlement shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map as Achavanie, and known as Achbane in 1548 & Auchvanie in 1633. The lazy beds were photographed from grid reference NG 834 407. The ruined buildings of the settlement are still visible but hard to access lying behind a new deer fence. <1>-<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> Swan, P, 2008, Annotated maps of Lochcarron area (Image/Drawing). SHG23934.
- <1> Text/Correspondence: Swan, P. 2008-9. Correspondence from Paul Swan regarding several sites in the Lochcarron area. Yes. Digital.
- <2> Image/Photograph(s): Swan, P. 2008-11. Photographs of various HER sites submitted by Paul Swan. Colour. Yes. Digital.
- <3> Image/Drawing: Swan, P. 2008. Annotated maps of Lochcarron area. Yes.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 83506 40709 (72m by 79m) (Approximate)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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