MHG8464 - Red Castle, Drumancroy


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH88SE 1 8925 8257.
Red Castle (NAT) (Site of) OS 6" map, (1960)

Red Castle formerly stood on a hillock between farm of Drumancroy and Mains of Arboll. The remains of castle were removed a short time prior to 1872.
Name Book 1872.

No trace. The published site falls in a low-lying area, and not on a hillock as decribed.
Visited by OS (I S S) 6 September 1972.

Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 30, 58 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3362.

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, 30, No. 264 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8924 8256 (300m by 300m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH88SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TARBAT

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