MHG60819 - North building within the enclosure, Old House of Inverlaidnan - Duthil and Rothiemurchus


Turf footings of north building within the enclosure of the Old House of Inverlaidnan in Duthil and Rothiemurchus

Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

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Schedule: described as upstanding ruins of C18 Laird's House - HAW 11/2003

NH82SE 5 8619 2145.
NH 8610 2145. The ruins shown on the 1/10,000 sheet (OS 1/10,000 map, 1975) are those of the old House of Inverlaidnan, where Prince Charles Edward stayed a night in the spring of 1746.
Information contained in letter from D C Murray, Tighandallan House, Evanton, Ross and Cromarty to OS, 23 January 1978.

A project to survey and record archaeological features at Inverlaidnan and Sluggan (originally named Inchluin) was undertaken by NOSAS members in 2018.

17D. The north building within the enclosure. The turf and stone footings of a rectangular building are on a NNE- SSW alignment and measure 6m x 4m overall. The north and east walls are the more substantial being up to 0.8m height with a spread of 2m; there is a stone face on the outside of the east wall. A probable entrance is in the south wall. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 8621 2144 (6m by 8m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH82SE

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