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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 653756

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


ND13SW 18 118 334.

Halmie - 5 buildings shown.

W Roy 1747-55.

Remains of deserted crofted settlement comprising buildings, enclosures and field walls. Strip cultivation is in evidence.

Visited by OS, 6 August 1982.

A farmstead containing one unroofed long building and two enclosures, and an unroofed building are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1877, sheet xxxviii). It is similarily shown, but with the addition of a further unroofed building, on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1962).

Information from RCAHMS (AKK), 5 January 1996.

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