MHG7422 - Tynchoich


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  • TOWNSHIP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NH49NE 1 490 989.

(Centred: NH 490989) Tynchoich: shown as a group of about five houses with arable. To the N.E., apparently near the position of the name 'Carn Mor' on the 6", an enclosure is shown (W Roy 1747). Deserted by 1906
OS 6"map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1906)

In the area are the footings of nine dwellings varying in size from 8.0 x 3.0 x 0.5 to 17.0 x 4.0 x 0.5 m together with associated field banks and enclosures.
Visited by OS (R D) 30 May 1963

An unroofed building in a small area of cultivation is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1881, sheet xi), but it is not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,000 map (1990).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 27 September 1995

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Grid reference Centred NH 4902 9898 (425m by 281m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH49NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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