MHG52685 - Mill pond and dam, Brickigoe

Summary

A pond, dammed on the east, supplying water to power the threshing mill to the east.

Type and Period (2)

  • MILL POND (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DAM (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This pond was recorded by RCAHMS during their survey of the Yarrows area in 2004. It is retained at its east end by a grass-grown, coursed rubble dam measuring 8.5m in length, 1m in thickness and about 1.5m high. <1><2>


<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 89866 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<2> RCAHMS, 2004, RCAHMS Draft Yarrows Points and Lines (Dataset/Geospatial Data). SHG24427.

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ND 29899 44790 (80m by 107m) (Centred)
Map sheet ND24SE
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (3)

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