MHG57568 - Enclosure wall, Clach Loundrain


Enclosure wall at Clach Loundrain

Type and Period (2)

  • ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • WALL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Clach Loundrain
Farmstead, enclosure - centred on 2775 5170. Situated on the valley floor on the NW side of the river, this farmstead is 100m or so to the SW of a large boulder from which it takes its name and was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project. There are several grassy fertile stretches on both sides of the river at this point.

1025 Enclosure wall - NH27752 51777 (wall corner) A short length of turf and stone wall to the NE of building 1024 (MHG 57567) delineates the extent of the improved ground. The wall is 0.7m high, has a spread of 1.5m and is aligned NW - SE. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2015 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 2774 5176 (48m by 35m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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