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Farmstead (Period Unassigned), Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Slaidhills

Classification Farmstead (Period Unassigned), Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 54063

Site Number NT40NW 11

NGR NT 4295 0958

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Teviothead
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Roxburgh
  • Former County Roxburghshire

Archaeology Notes

NT40NW 11 4295 0958.

(NT 4295 0958) Tower (NR) (Site of)

OS 6" map (1923)

Tower, Slaidhills (Site). No structural remains survive.

RCAHMS 1956, visited 1932

A farmstead comprising three unroofed buildings, one of which has two compartments, another is a long building and the third may be the tower refered to by the annotation Site of Tower marked to the NE of the site, and two enclosures, one of which is incomplete, is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Roxburghshire 1863, sheet xxxi). There are no structural remains shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1991).

Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 27 July 2000


Sbc Note (21 March 2016)

Visibility: This was the site of an archaeological monument, which may no longer be visible.

Information from Scottish Borders Council


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