MHG58665 - Farmstead - Claggan


The footings of a building are set within a ruined drystone enclosure, situated on the terrace above a 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 with a roofed building within appears on the 1st edition OS map, and unroofed on the 2nd edition OS map. <1> <2>

This farmstead comprises a single building set in the angle of a ruined drystone-walled rectangular enclosure. 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 8609 3266 (50m by 48m) (3 map features)
Map sheet NC83SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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