MHG60987 - Building and stackyard, Croft 14 - Laide
Ruined building and stackyard, Croft 14 at Laide
Type and Period (2)
- STACK YARD (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- BARN (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
A survey of the Laide settlement area was undertaken by Macinnes, A. and Macintyre, J. in 2011.
Croft 14 lies towards the north end of Laide village. The ground slopes down from an elevation of 34 metres at the head dyke, to 18
metres at the unclassified road that runs from Laide Post Office to Mellon Udrigle, and on down to 9 metres above the rocky shore of Gruinard Bay.
Site 1. Ruin of small building with attached enclosure. This was a barn with attached stackyard. Virtually completely ruined and covered in bracken. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs <2>
1st Edition OS 6" <3>
- <1> SHG28308 Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: MacInnes, A.. 2018. Croft 14, Laide. Anne MacInnes. Digital. p.1-11 Site 1.
- <2> SHG27491 Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map). XY
- <3> SHG23411 Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1881. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Ross-shire. Digital.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 9006 9264 (10m by 11m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/105051 (Link to HES Canmore record)
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