MHG52794 - Site of Public Hall, Embo


Late C19 corrugated iron public hall, now demolished.

Type and Period (3)

  • PUBLIC HALL (Built, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1874 AD to 1904 AD)
  • PUBLIC HALL (Demolished, 21st Century - 2007 AD to 2008 AD)
  • WAR MEMORIAL (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Late C19 public hall. Single storey corrugated iron building with a flat roofed extension, also of corrugated iron, projecting from the south-west corner. All windows are arched. A small pitched roof entrance porch flanked by two arched windows with a circular window above projects from the north facing gable. Decorative timber barge boarding adorns the roof edge at both gables. The building has been demolished <1>.

A war memorial brass plaque hung inside the hall. It has been placed into storage.
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 3 July 2014.

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference NH 8166 9270 (point)
Map sheet NH89SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

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