MHG7687 - Lonbain, general


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

This substantial settlement is still partly occupied and farmed and includes a thatched building. Cultivation probably extended as far N as Kalnakill though rig traces are only evident as far N as c NG 690 537. The S end of the main cultivation is marked by a dyke at NG 685 522 to the S of the Ard na Claise Moire, though there are traces of cultivation extending further to the S.
J Aitken : 25.04.01.
NG65SE 3.00 686 530

NG65SE 3.01 NG 6863 5255 Footbridge
NG65SE 3.02 NG 686 530 Cottage

Cruck-slots and fragments noted at various locations within the township.
G Stell 1981.

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Grid reference Centred NG 6859 5300 (140m by 140m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG65SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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