MHG55083 - Site of wind pump, Drumduan


The remains of a wind pump which was destroyed by gales in 1953.

Type and Period (1)

  • WIND PUMP (In use, 20th Century - 1901 AD? to 1953 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

There was a windmill at Drumduan, as at nearby Millhill (MHG23784). It was working in the 1940s, but was destroyed in the gales of 1953. Only the storage tank remains. There were not many windmills in the parish. Most people used wells.

Information from Donnie Mackenzie <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 91573 56890 (7m by 6m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH95NW
Civil Parish AULDEARN
Geographical Area NAIRN

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