MHG6806 - Site of threshing mill, Callender Farm
The site of a building identified by J R Hume as a threshing mill, now demolished.
Type and Period (2)
- WATERMILL (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1871 AD (at some time))
- THRESHING MILL? (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1871 AD (at some time))
- None recorded
NJ13NW 4 1474 3687
The RCAHMS Canmore entry describes a farmstead and mill depicted on the 6 inch 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1873 at grid reference NJ 1474 3687. On checking the map in question there is no mention of a mill in this location. The location of the building photographed by J R Hume (see Canmore entry for photograph) and identified as a threshing mill can, however, been positively identified as Callender Cottage using Google Streetview imagery. The mill itself has been demolished and the cottage renovated. <1>-<3>
The building identified by J R Hume as a threshing mill is depicted (unlabelled) on the 1st edition and later Ordnance Survey maps. It is not known when it was demolished. <4>
- <1> Interactive Resource/Online Database: RCAHMS. Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS). 16020.
- <2> Verbal Communication: Tilbury, S. Comment by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer. 24/05/2010.
- <3> Interactive Resource: Google. Google Streetview. Digital.
- <4> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1871. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25 inch map: Elgin. Digital.
|Grid reference||Centred NJ 14748 36872 (12m by 17m) (Centred)|
|Civil Parish||CROMDALE, INVERALLAN AND ADVIE|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/16020 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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