MHG55326 - Farmstead, Eil
A farmstead labelled "Eile" on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map.
Type and Period (1)
- FARMSTEAD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
David Alston has noted and photographed a substantial corn-drying kiln at approximately NH 825 174. <1>
The kiln is presumably associated with a farmstead depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1874-5 as three roofed buildings, a rectangular enclosure and other features. According to the depiction on the modern OS Mastermap, parts of the buildings survive as unroofed structures. <2><3>
<1> Alston, D, 10/2011, Email from David Alston regarding corn drying kiln at Eil (Text/Correspondence). SHG25529.
<2> Ordnance Survey, 1873-6, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Inverness-shire (Image/Map). SHG23755.
<3> Ordnance Survey, Ordnance Survey Mastermap (Image/Map). SHG23361.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 8254 1744 (88m by 88m)|
|Civil Parish||DUTHIL AND ROTHIEMURCHUS|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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