MHG57266 - Building/possible Still - middle Glen Marksie


Building/possible Still at middle Glen Marksie

Type and Period (1)

  • STILL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

400m to the NW of building 269, behind a knoll in a small marshy valley at an altitude of 212m, this building is well hidden. A fresh water spring lies a few metres to the NE. The remains of a rectangular building on a N-S axis abutting a crag to the south were recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project. Internal measurements are 6m x 3m. Walls are composed of a single course of large angular stones 0.3 to 0.4m in height and it is marshy and reedy internally. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 3699 5840 (8m by 8m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH35NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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