MHG60545 - Bothan (shed) - Balgy, Torridon
Ruined bothan (shed) at Balgy, Torridon.
Type and Period (3)
- BYRE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN (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 42. Byre dwelling with stone clearance in it. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs. <2>
Note: this structure does not appear on the 1st Edition OS 6" (T.Blackie 10/6/19).
|Grid reference||Centred NG 8457 5419 (7m by 12m)|
|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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