MHG54246 - Sluice, Holm Mills, Inverness

Summary

A sluice shown on 1st edition Ordnance Survey mapping, controlling the ingress of water to the lade system of Holm Mills.

Type and Period (1)

  • SLUICE (19th Century - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A sluice is shown at the end of the lade at Holm Mills on 1st and 2nd edition Ordnance Survey mapping.<1><2>

Photographs of the sluice gate were taken for the Highland Archaeological Festival Photographic Competition in 2010, by Georgia Bell. It is of concrete construction. <3>


<1> Ordnance Survey, 1873-6, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Inverness-shire (Image/Map). SHG23755.


<2> Ordnance Survey, 1902, Ordnance Survey 2nd edition 6 inch map: Inverness-shire (Image/Map). SHG23947.


<3> Private individuals, 10/2010, Entries in the Highland Archaeology Festival Photographic Competition, 2010, Georgia Bell (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG25070.

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6498 4308 (4m by 7m)
Map sheet NH64SW
Civil Parish INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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