MHG52576 - Mill lade, Brackla


The site of a mill lade depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1871 running from Brackla House to the River Nairn.

Type and Period (1)

  • LADE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Noted from the OS 1st edition 6" to the mile map is a mill lade that appears to run to Brackla Farm from the river. <1>

The Ordnance Survey map shows the continuation of this water course via the ponds at Brackla House down to the mills by the Cawdor Burn to the south west. It is not clear if there was a functional relationship. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 86754 52434 (1414m by 1776m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH85SE
Civil Parish CAWDOR
Geographical Area NAIRN

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

External Links (0)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.