MHG8633 - Township - Lairgs of Tain 2


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Type and Period (2)

  • TOWNSHIP (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • (Alternate Type) FARMSTEAD (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH77NW 28 centred on 728 797
NH 7280 7971: The remains of this farm are largely hidden in dense vegetation. Some of the buildings are of mortared-stone construction.
RCAHMS 1979, visited November 1977.

A township comprising 5 roofed and 3 unroofed buildings, each of which have internal divisions, and four enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1881, sheet xli). Five unroofed buildings and two enclosures are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1975).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 22 March 1996

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Grid reference Centred NH 7284 7968 (412m by 263m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH77NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TAIN

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