MHG60957 - Enclosure/walls, South Farmstead - Sluggan (South Inchluin)
Enclosure/walls surrounding the ruined southern farmstead at Sluggan (South Inchluin)
Type and Period (2)
- ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- WALL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
A project to survey and record archaeological features at Inverlaidnan and Sluggan (originally named Inchluin) was undertaken by NOSAS members in 2018
The South Farmstead. (see MHG25008). Previously recorded as a single building, the remains of three buildings and two enclosures of improved ground are to be seen. The improved ground (but no buildings) is marked on an estate plan dated 1770 (RHP98355).
Site 73 Enclosure/Wall. The NE of two areas of improved ground associated with the farmstead. It is roughly 70m x 50m and surrounded by a substantial wall mostly made up of clearance material, on its north, east and south sides.
Site 74 Enclosure/wall. The SW of two areas of improved ground, this slopes SE and is roughly 80m x 70m; it is bounded on its east side by the remains of a stone wall. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs <2>
1st Edition OS 6" <3>
Note: Sites only partially visible on aerial photographs so location approximate. (T. Blackie 12/8/19)
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Marshall, M.. 2019. Inverlaidnan and Sluggan/Inchluin, near Carrbridge, Inverness-shire: The Report of a Project to Identify, Survey and Record Archaeological Remains in 2018. North of Scotland Archaeological Society. Digital. p.31 Sites 73/4.
- <2> Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map). XY
- <3> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1873-6. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Inverness-shire. Digital.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 8707 2155 (118m by 221m)|
|Civil Parish||DUTHIL AND ROTHIEMURCHUS|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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