MHG52500 - Site of smithy, Mardon House, Nairn
The site of a smithy depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1869.
Type and Period (2)
- SMITHY (Extant, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1801 AD? to 1970 AD? (between))
- BLACKSMITHS WORKSHOP (Extant, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1801 AD? to 1970 AD? (between))
- None recorded
A smithy is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1869. It was demolished before the 1960s but metal objects including horse shoes are often still found in the locality. <1>
Possible areas of burning and ashy/charcoal deposits were uncovered during topsoil stripping on land to the south. These may be associated with this site. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 84932 54546 (28m by 16m) (Approximate)|
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