MHG9640 - Reidhean-A-Bhainne

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

  • FARMSTEAD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RIG AND FURROW (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The ruins of a small farm-steading.
Name Book 1873

This farm comprises the footings of one house, 45m by 4m, with a kale yard attached, one outbuilding, and run-rig on the adjacent haugh land. Visited by OS 24 June 1977.

A farmstead comprising one roofed building and two enclosures, one of which is located on the site of a hut-circle (NC85NW 2), is depicted on the 1st edition of the 6-inch map (Sutherland 1878, sheet xix). One unroofed long building and one enclosure are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,000 map (1989).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 17 August 1995.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 20, 160 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3351.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 8274 5748 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC85NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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