MHG8186 - Farmstead, Strath Rory

Summary

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Type and Period (4)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH67NE 11 6951 7654.
This farmsteading comprises two cottages, two enclosures and a kiln, all of dry-stone construction.
RCAHMS 1979, visited November 1977.

There are several scattered clearance cairns to east.
Info from D W Ross to RCAHMS, 11 November 1987

Late medieval or early modern depopulation site.
J Wordsworth, SSSIs, Scottish Natural Heritage, 1993

A farmstead comprising three unroofed buildings, two of which have two compartments, and two enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1880, sheet liv). Two unroofed buildings and two enclosures are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1985).
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. 320 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6950 7654 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH67NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOGIE EASTER

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