MHG7519 - Glen of Scotsburn 1

Summary

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Type and Period (5)

  • FARMSTEAD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)
  • FIELD SYSTEM (Undated)
  • CORN DRYING KILN (Undated)
  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH77NW 24 705 771 to 706 772

A four compartment 19th century longhouse, with a well preserved 'keyhole' corn-drying kiln, an associated rectangular building, stock enclosures and fields. Large field clearance cairn associated with farmstead.
Information from D W Ross to RCAHMS, 11 November 1988.

One roofed, one partially roofed and one unroofed building and an enclosure are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1880, sheet liv). Three unroofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1975).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 9 April 1996


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 32, No. 289 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7051 7717 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH77NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOGIE EASTER

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