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Islay, Knocklearoch

Township (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Islay, Knocklearoch

Classification Township (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 37738

Site Number NR36SE 26

NGR NR 399 649

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Killarow And Kilmeny
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR36SE 26 399 649.

A rental of 1772 records that the dwellings of the miners in the 'mynes of Isla' were at that date situated at Knocklearoch where building-foundations of indeterminate date and character are still to be found in the vicintiy of the more modern farmstead.

Visited by RCAHMS, May 1976

RCAHMS 1984.

Late township group not attracting special comment.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

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