MHG60822 - Possible building within the enclosure, Old House of Inverlaidnan - Duthil and Rothiemurchus


Indistict footings of possible 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.

Site 17E. A further possible building within the enclosure. The indistinct footings of this building are roughly square and measure 5m x 5m. The building adjoins 17D on its north side and appears as a shallow depression, it has a possible entrance in its east wall (the bank of the main enclosure). <1>

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

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Grid reference Centred NH 8621 2145 (7m by 7m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH82SE

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