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ECC 33.31 Cromore (19/20?) - BLACK HOUSE (Post Medieval to Crofting - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)

ECC 33.31 Cromore (19/20?) - BLACK HOUSE (Post Medieval to Crofting - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)

Summary:

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

Location:

NB 40058 21376

Full description:

"Remains of blackhouse structure on land between Cromore croft 20 and croft 19. Large for a crofting phase blackhouse, possibly a pre-crofting house that saw re-use during the crofting phase. Abandoned for blackhouse (33.30)?" (Burgess 2004, 155)

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 33.31 Cromore (19/20?) - 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: MWE144902
Grid Ref Northing: 921376
Grid Ref Easting: 140058
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 31876