MHG52922 - The Old Schoolhouse, Drumfearn


A late 19th-century former school and schoolhouse.

Type and Period (2)

  • SCHOOLHOUSE (Built, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1879 AD to 1904 AD (at some time))
  • SCHOOL (Built, 19th Century to 20th Century - 1879 AD to 1904 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The first edition Ordnance Survey map c.1879 labels a building to the north west of here as School (Boys and Girls). By the 2nd edition map c.1904 the former building has disappeared and the current building is shown as a school. <1><2>

Photographs of this building were submitted to the HER in September 2009 prior to renovations. <3>

<1> Ordnance Survey, 1904, Ordnance Survey 2nd edition 6 inch map: Skye (Image/Map). SHG24500.

<2> Ordnance Survey, 1875-1880, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Skye (Image/Map). SHG23962.

<3> Unknown, 2009, Photographs of The Old Schoolhouse, Drumfearn, Isle of Skye (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG24499.

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 68762 16056 (36m by 34m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG61NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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