MHG55103 - Blair's Cottage, Roshven

Summary

A house depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map. The mill pond that served the mill at The Square now lies in the garden.

Type and Period (2)

  • HOUSE (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1873 AD (at some time))
  • MILL POND (19th Century - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Blair's Cottage, or a building in the same location, is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1873. <1>

The millpond to the mill at The Square is within the grounds of Blair's Cottage. The house was home to the local midwife, then a Youth Hostel for a year, and is now a private house. <2>


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


<2> Bowker, K, 2011, Notes and corrections for various sites at Roshven (Text/Manuscript). SHG25452.

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 7095 7845 (14m by 11m)
Map sheet NM77NW
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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