MHG55361 - Longhouse, Little Rogart (3 of 6)
One of six longhouses within the former township of Little Rogart.
Type and Period (1)
- LONGHOUSE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
This building (ROG95 858) was recorded during RCAHMS's 1995 survey of Little Rogart township. It measures 26.9m x 5m, with stone-faced rubble walls 0.8m thick standing to a height of 0.25m. A drain was noted within the south eastern end of the building. There is a gap in the south west side about a third of the way from the north western end. The building as a whole is much reduced. The dimensions of the building are typical of long byre-houses found elsewhere in Sutherland and it is one of six such buildings within the former township. <1>
<1> RCAHMS, 1995, RCAHMS Draft Rogart Points and Lines, ROG95 858 (Dataset/Geospatial Data). SHG25552.
<2> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 124409 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 7314 0343 (17m by 25m)|
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