MHG58406 - Hunting Lodge and Kennels - Aultdearg


Auldearg Lodge and kennels, identified from the 1st Edition OS map. Three roofed building appear on current OS mapping.

Type and Period (2)

  • HUNTING LODGE (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD? to 2100 AD?)
  • KENNELS (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD? to 2100 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Oblique aerial photography (RCAHMSAP 2009) has recorded the lodge and ancillary buildings at Aultdearg, 3.6km NW of Grudie. In the late 19th century, five roofed buildings were depicted at ‘Aultdearg Lodge’, including kennels, and fields to the W and SW (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1881, LXXIII). Current OS mapping depicts three roofed buildings. <1>

GIS spatial data created 2018 based on OS Master Map. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 2896 6528 (42m by 52m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH26NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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