MHG61764 - Ruined building - Achreamie, Caithness


A ruined building at Achreamie, Caithness.

Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1850 AD?)

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  • None recorded

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A ruined building at Achreamie, Caithness.

Unroofed building identified in LiDAR data gathered by AOC Archaeology in 2011 as part of the mitigation for the visual impact on the archaeological landscape associated with the proposed Baillie Hill windfarm, Caithness. Unroofed building approx 13m in length, oriented E/W. <1>

This building is shown as unroofed on the OS 1st edition 6" map and is clearly a former farmhouse of the pre-improvement settlement of Achreamie.

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Grid reference Centred ND 0139 6650 (17m by 8m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND06NW
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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