MHG61258 - Building - South Erradale, Gairloch


Footings of building and lintel stone at South Erradale, Gairloch.

Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING (19th Century to 20th Century - 1881 AD? (between) to 1904 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 2. Site 50. Footings and lintel stone. <1>

2nd Edition OS 6"? <2>

Notes; A roofed building is shown in the vicinity on the 2nd Edition OS 6" but could be extant building lying 35 metres to east - see MHG61259. Site not visible on aerial photographs so location approximate. (T. Blackie13/11/19)

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Grid reference Centred NG 7394 7136 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG77SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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