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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 711010

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NT16NE 10.00 1743 6920.

NT16NE 10.01 18165 69525

(NT 1743 6920) Riccarton (NR)

OS 6" map (1957)

Riccarton House was originally a small 16th century tower, extended in the 17th century, which was altered and added to in 1823-7 and completely demolished in 1956.

At NT 1772 6881, are a pair of 17th century gate piers which are said to be in their original position.

RCAHMS 1929, visited 1921; SDD List 1964; D MacGibbon and T Ross 1889 Visited by OS (JTT) 19 August 1965

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