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Lynemore

Farmstead (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Lynemore

Classification Farmstead (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Glen Carvie

Canmore ID 139649

Site Number NJ30NW 84

NGR NJ 3462 0856

NGR Description NJ 3462 0856 and NJ 3456 0853

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Strathdon
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Gordon
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Accessing Scotland's Past Project

The farmsteading of Lynemore is situated in Glen Carvie, about 200m west of the Water of Carvie. It comprises a dwelling house, Z-plan steading and a number of outbuildings.

A comparison of the current map with the 1st edition of the Ordnance Survey 6-inch map, published in 1869, indicates that some of the existing buildings may be of nineteenth-century date, although the steading has been enlarged considerably over the years.

Text prepared by RCAHMS as part of the Accessing Scotland's Past project

Archaeology Notes

NJ30NW 84 3462 0856 and 3456 0853

Not to be confused with the farmstead of the same name at NJ 3268 0843, for which see NJ30NW 62.

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