MHG60539 - Fank - Balgy, Torridon
Ruined fank at Balgy, Torridon
Type and Period (1)
- FANK (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
A township comprising five roofed buildings, ten unroofed buildings and two enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1881, sheet xcii). Two roofed buildings, five unroofed buildings and three enclosures are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1970).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 24 April 1996.
A walkover survey of the area west of Balgy river was undertaken by Macinnes, A. and Doe, T. in 2013.
Site 36. Fank. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs <2>
Note; this structure does not appear on the 1st Edition OS 6" (T.Blackie 7/6/19)
|Grid reference||Centred NG 8446 5414 (16m by 15m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/104982 (Click to view HES Canmore record)
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