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Eigg, Gardener's House

House (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Eigg, Gardener's House

Classification House (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 295451

Site Number NM48SE 48

NGR NM 47848 84319

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Small Isles
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Lochaber
  • Former County Inverness-shire


Publication Account (2002)

Gardener's Cottage is the only surviving building from the [Sir William] Petersen period [1916-25]. It is contemporary with the 1920 lodge and shows the relatively flimsy timber frame construction. It was originally built for the factor presumably to [James B] Dunn's design and built by Spiers [Ltd of Blythwood Square, Glasgow].

Information from 'RCAHMS Excursion Guide 2002: Commissioners' field excursion, The Small Isles, 23-26 September 2002'.


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