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Forsinard

Township (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Forsinard

Classification Township (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 6791

Site Number NC84SE 9

NGR NC 895 436

NGR Description centred on NC 895 436

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Farr
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Archaeology Notes

NC84SE 9 centred on NC 895 436.

A massive complex which may well comprise a number of individual farms not necessarily contemporary.

R J Mercer 1980.

This township comprising two roofed and fourteen unroofed buildings, seven enclosures and a head dyke, is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Sutherland 1878, sheet xxxviii). Two roofed and fifteen unroofed buildings, eight enclosures and some field walls are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10,560 map (1962).

Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 24 August 1995

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