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?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

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>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 9006 9264 (10m by 11m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG99SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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