MHG7199 - Lethen House, dovecot


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  • DOVECOT (Scot) (Built, 18th Century - 1745 AD to 1745 AD)

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NH95SW0012 House
NH95SW0013 South Lodge
NH95SW0015 Mains
NH95SW0034 Granary

Jhooper, 14/12/2001

NH95SW 16 9352 5173.

NH 9352 5713. Dovecot. Probably 18th century. Oblong, rubble partly harled. Lean-to roof with corbiesteps. Listed 1965. (Visible on vertical air photograph, OS 65/030/022, flown 1965).
Information from RCAHMS (DE) July 1996

Information from ARCH Community Timeline Project: Auldearn:

Lethen Estate Wage Discharge Book (private collection) records that the dovecote was built in 1745 by Patrick Ogilvie at a cost of £5 5s sterling for Alexander Brodie Esq. of Lethen, son of Alexander Brodie 4th Laird of Lethen.

Information from Liz Grant. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 9352 5173 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH95SW
Civil Parish AULDEARN
Geographical Area NAIRN

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