MHG7743 - Clapper Bridge Over Allt Beithe, Aultbea


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Type and Period (1)

  • CLAPPER BRIDGE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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Still intact in village. Bollards to stop cart access from east end. Bench at that end also - HAW 7/2004

NG88NE 4 8735 8897

'...NG873889, 18th to 19th century. A 7-span clapper bridge, with spans of unequal length.'
J R Hume 1977

Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 08/2011, Digital site gazetteer and archive for ARCH Community Timeline Project: Gairloch, Site 17 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25450.

Hume, J R, 1977, The industrial archaeology of Scotland 2: The Highlands and Islands, 287 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2332.

Close-Brooks, J, 1986, Exploring Scotland's Heritage: The Highlands, 59, No. 22 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2053.

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Grid reference Centred NG 8737 8898 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG88NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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