MHG58664 - Farmstead - Claggan


The footings of a heavily robbed farmstead and two enclosure are visible on the terrace above the river.

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A rectangular enclosure appears on the 1st and 2nd edition OS maps. <1> <2>

This farmstead is reduced to low grass-grown and heavily robbed footings and two adjacent enclosures. Rig and furrow extends across much of the flood plain on which there is also a stone-walled fold (MHG58663). They are visible in aerial photography captured 1999-2001 and 2009, and were also photographed by RCAHMS (RCAHMSAP 2009). See link below to HES Canmore record for aerial photo. <3> <4>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8613 3250 (65m by 51m) (3 map features)
Map sheet NC83SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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