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ECC 33.57 Cromore (10) - BLACK HOUSE (Post Medieval to Crofting - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)

ECC 33.57 Cromore (10) - BLACK HOUSE (Post Medieval to Crofting - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)

Summary:

BLACK HOUSE (Post Medieval to Crofting - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)
Blackhouse remains

Location:

NB 39904 20951

Full description:

"Remains of blackhouse structure on Cromore croft 10. This structure is likely to be a barn for a now demolished blackhouse located in the immediate vicinity." (Burgess 2004, 161)

References:

Chris Burgess, Northamptonshire Archaeology. 2004. Northamptonshire Archaeology Archaeological Survey and Evaluation of Eilean Chalium Chille and the Putative Site of the Seaforth Head Castle. Part No Loch Seaforth Head Gazeteer.

Acknowledgement:

Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006.

 

Title: ECC 33.57 Cromore (10) - BLACK HOUSE (Post Medieval to Crofting - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Black House
Period: Crofting (1850-1950 AD)
SMR Record ID: MWE144960
Grid Ref Northing: 920951
Grid Ref Easting: 139904
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 32138