MHG61201 - House, barn and byre - South Erradale, Gairloch
Ruined house, barn and byre at South Erradale, Gairloch
Type and Period (3)
- BUILDING (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? to 1890 AD (circa))
- BYRE (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? to 1890 AD (circa))
- BARN (18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? to 1890 AD (circa))
- None recorded
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 16. Two compartment ruin with attached byre with drain. <1> <2>
1st Edition OS 6" <3>
NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs. <4>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: MacInnes, A.. 2013. The ruins and features of South Erradale. Anne MacInnes. Digital. p.8 Site 16.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: MacInnes, A.. 2013. Flora's Barn and Tigh Eachainn Mor, South Erradale. Anne MacInnes. Digital.
- <3> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1881. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Ross-shire. Digital.
- <4> Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 2009. Getmapping aerial photography 2009. p.9-11. XY
|Grid reference||Centred NG 7477 7137 (24m by 20m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/104956 (Link to HES Canmore record)
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