MHG57621 - Earth bank, Carnoch Farmhouse


Earth bank at Carnoch Farmhouse

Type and Period (1)

  • TURF BANK (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Carnoch (Carnoch Farmhouse)

882 Earth bank - NH 25204 50878(W end) to NH 253342 50790(E end) An obvious earthbank aligned NW- SE is seen in a field to the SE of the farmhouse was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project. It is 160m in length generally 0.5m in height and has a spread of 1m. In its east part it has a dry ditch to the north and is crossed by the field fence at NH 25313 50822. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 2527 5083 (144m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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