MHG8186 - Farmstead, Strath Rory


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Type and Period (4)

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

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Grid reference Centred NH 6950 7654 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH67NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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