MHG51502 - Building footings at 24 Mellon Charles

Summary

A small rectangular building located immediately inside the croft boundary bank, possibly corresponding to a building depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1875.

Type and Period (2)

  • CROFTHOUSE (Built, 19th Century - 1841 AD to 1850 AD (at some time))
  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey in October 2007 identified the rubble footings of a small rectangular building, aligned ENE-WSW are located immediately inside the croft boundary dyke. This appears to correspond with a building depicted on the 25 inch 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1875. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 85198 91502 (4m by 4m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NG89SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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