MHG61209 - Crofthouse - South Erradale, Gairloch


Modernised crofthouse ‘Flora’s house’ at South Erradale, Gairloch

Type and Period (1)

  • CROFTHOUSE (19th Century - 1840 AD to 1850 AD (between))

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.

Croft 11, Site 24. Modernised croft house ‘Flora’s house’. <1> <2>

1st Edition OS 6" <3>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs. <4>

Note; NGR co-ordinates in report incorrect - adjusted to NH74859 71099 (T.Blackie 4/11/19)

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Grid reference Centred NG 7485 7109 (14m by 13m)
Map sheet NG77SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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