MHG52923 - Site of former school, Drumfearn

Summary

A school is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1879.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A building is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1879 and labelled "School (Boys and Girls)". <1> By the time of the 2nd edition map c.1904 this has been replaced by new school to the south east. <2>


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


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

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 68684 16085 (18m by 16m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG61NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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