MHG8185 - Farmstead, Strath Rory 4

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • FARM (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH67NE 12 6976 7645.

A single four-roomed cottage of dry-stone construction with associated enclosure.
RCAHMS 1979, visited November 1977

Late medieval or early modern depopulation site, comprising a single unroofed cottage with associated enclosure.
J Wordsworth, SSSIs, Scottish Natural Heritage, 1993

A farmstead comprising an unroofed long building with an outshot and an enclosure is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1880, sheet liv) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1985) where the building is shown to have three compartments.
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, 35, No. 321 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6976 7645 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH67NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

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