MHG61199 - House, barn, stable, probable inn - 'Floras barn' - South Erradale, Gairloch


Ruined house, barn, stable and a probable inn, 'Floras barn' at South Erradale, Gairloch

Type and Period (4)

  • HOUSE (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? (built) to 1850 AD (circa))
  • INN? (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? (built) to 1845 AD? (built))
  • STABLE (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? (built) to 1845 AD? (built))
  • BARN (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? (built) to 1845 AD? (built))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A field-system and a crofting township comprising thirty-seven roofed, four partially roofed, five unroofed buildings, and ten enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1881, sheet lvi). The field-system lies at the SE end of the township. Seventeen roofed, one partially roofed, four unroofed buildings, and the field-system are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10560 map (1969).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 25 April 1996

See MHG21432 for main township record.

A survey of South Erradale was undertaken by Macinnes, A. in 2013.

Site 14. Large ruin of house and barn and stable 'Floras barn'. <1> <2> <3>

1st Edition OS 6" <4>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs. <5>

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Grid reference Centred NG 7490 7131 (32m by 20m)
Map sheet NG77SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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