MHG8187 - Strath Rory 2

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

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

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


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. 319 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6920 7671 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH67NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOGIE EASTER

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