MHG9143 - Township, Strath Kanaird


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  • TOWNSHIP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NC10SE 2 1640 0200.
Achamihuoric - Shown as a settlement of five buildings with arable. (W Roy 1747) Deserted by 1881. (OS 6"map, 1881)
W Roy 1747; OS 6"map, Sutherland, 2nd ed., (1881)

The remains of 5 buildings of good dry stone walling up to 2m high and an enclosure bounded by a grassed-over bank, 0.7m high.
Visited by OS (R D L) 10 May 1962.

A township comprising five unroofed buildings in an area of cultivation is depicted on 1st edition of OS 6-inch map (Cromartyshire 1881, sheet viii). Six unroofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,000 map (1992).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 27 September 1995

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Grid reference Centred NC 1639 0188 (173m by 143m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC10SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

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