MHG8670 - Corn Drying Kiln, Tain Golf Course

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

In 1974 this corn-drying kiln was excavated and found to be of dry-stone construction with a clay lining. No datable artifacts were found but grain samples recovered are held at Inverness (INVMG 975.34) and Tain Museums.
L M M Wedderburn and D M Grimes 1974; RCAHMS 1979.


Wedderburn and Grimes, L M M and D M, 1974, 'Tain, cornkiln', Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1974, p.58, 58 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1601.


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. 325 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7949 8289 (10m by 10m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH78SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TAIN

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