MHG8187 - Strath Rory 2


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Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH67NE 10 6920 7671.
This single rectangular cottage of dry-stone construction is surrounded by enclosures.
RCAHMS 1979, visited November 1977

Late medieval rectangular longhouse with additional rectangular foundation to west. A scooped platform lies 10m to S. The longhouse is overlain by a 19th century stock enclosure.
Information from D W Ross to RCAHMS 11 November 1987

Late medieval or early modern depopulation site. Single rectangular unroofed cottage of dry-stone construction, surrounded by enclosures.
J Wordsworth, SSSIs, Scottish Natural Heritage, 1993

A farmstead comprising an unroofed long building of four compartments and an attached enclosure is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1880, sheet liv). A two compartment unroofed building and two attached 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 6920 7671 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH67NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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