MHG9219 - Plockton, burgh

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Type and Period (1)

  • BURGH (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG83SW 3 centred 803 336

Plockton was erected a burgh of regality by a crown charter in favour of Hugh Innes of Lochalsh, 25 January 1808. It was probably still recognised as a municipality at the end of the 19th century.
A L Murray 1966.

Eigthy-eight roofed, three partially roofed and five unroofed buildings are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1880, sheet cxvii). Seventy-eight roofed buildings are shown and on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1972).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 6 May 1996.


Murray, A L, 1966, ''Review of Pryde's burghs of Scotland,'', Scot Hist Rev Vol. 45 1966, p.205-6, 205-6 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1414.


Close-Brooks, J, 1986, Exploring Scotland's Heritage: The Highlands, 28-9, No. 5 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2053.


Taylor, A, 2007-9, Photographs of various HER sites by Andrew Taylor (CD 1) (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG24382.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NG 8030 3360 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG83SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish LOCHALSH

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