MHG52577 - Site of gravel pit, Broomhill


The site of a gravel pit depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1871.

Type and Period (1)

  • GRAVEL PIT (In use, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1801 AD? to 1905 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A gravel pit was noted on the OS Nairnshire 1st edition 6" to the mile map. The site was not noted during the walk over survey. <1>

The gravel pit was apparently disused by 1905 when it is described as "Old Gravel Pit". <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 87035 51314 (44m by 53m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH85SE
Civil Parish NAIRN
Geographical Area NAIRN

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