MHG9219 - Plockton, burgh


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  • BURGH (Undated)

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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.

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Grid reference Centred NG 8030 3360 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG83SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish LOCHALSH

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