MHG55094 - SSPCK School at Lonemore, Gairloch

Summary

One of 7 SSPCK (Society in Scotland for Promoting Christian Knowledge) schools in Gairloch parish.

Type and Period (1)

  • SCHOOL (Built, 18th Century - 1729 AD to 1729 AD (circa))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This is one of 7 SSPCK (Society in Scotland for Promoting Christian Knowledge) schools in Gairloch parish. Reputedly built in 1729, only ruins of a two-room structure remain today, one perhaps for the schoolroom and one for the schoolmaster's house. <1>


<1> Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 08/2011, Digital site gazetteer and archive for ARCH Community Timeline Project: Gairloch, Site 20 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25450.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 7883 7732 (15m by 8m)
Map sheet NG77NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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