MHG61943 - Former farmstead - Tore Na Craoibhe, Caithness


A former farmstead near Tore Na Craoibhe, Caithness.

Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (18th Century to 19th Century - 1800 AD? to 1850 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A former farmstead near Tore Na Craoibhe, Caithness.

Partly roofed and unroofed buildings 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. <1>

The farmstead is labelled 'Staill' on the OS 1st Edition map but there are indications in the LiDAR data that there are older structures and a differently aligned configuration present [IS-L 04/08/2020].

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Grid reference Centred ND 0322 6026 (102m by 115m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND06SW
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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