MHG53529 - Former school, Dunan, near Broadford

Summary

A building which is depicted as a school on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map.

Type and Period (2)

  • SCHOOL (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1879 AD? (at some time))
  • HOUSE (In use, 19th Century to 21st Century - 1879 AD? to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This building is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map as "School (Boys & Girls)". <1> By the time of the 2nd edition, c.1904, the school appears to have relocated to a building 200m to the north (see MHG53528). <2>

According to images available through Google Streetview, this building appears to roofed in corrugated iron and in poor condition. <3>


<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.


<3> Google, Google Streetview (Interactive Resource). SHG24735.

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 58874 27561 (15m by 20m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG52NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish STRATH

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