MHG53671 - Public Urinal, Golspie Inn


A public urinal, probably built as part of the Inn complex in 1808.

Type and Period (1)

  • PUBLIC CONVENIENCE (19th Century to 20th Century - 1801 AD to 2000 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Research by Michael Simpson, a participant on a Community Timelines course, run by ARCH, in 2010. The urinal was probably built as part of the Golspie Inn complex in 1808. It survives as a simple refuge with no fittings or water supply, situated between the In coach house and the steep bank behind, its stonework being continuous with the retaining wall. <2>

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Grid reference NC 8394 0051 (point) Estimated from sources
Map sheet NC80SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

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