MHG55429 - Farmstead - Upper Coignashie


The remains of a farmstead.

Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Remains of settlement with two roofed buildings and foundations of others, which show up clearly on aerial photographs.

One of the 5 'Coigs' . This area was known as Schephin until at least the 17th century, but later was referred to as the 5 Coigs (Fifths): Coignascalen, Coignafeuinternich, Coignavullin, Coignashie, Coignafearn (spellings vary). (I.F. Grant 1980, Along a Highland Road, p. 21). <1>

GIS spatial data created 2018 based on features as seen on vertical aerial photography taken 1999-2001. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7214 1778 (191m by 102m) (3 map features)
Map sheet NH71NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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