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Meall Odhar, shieling ground 640m NNW of

A Scheduled Monument in Highland, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.5385 / 56°32'18"N

Longitude: -4.1814 / 4°10'53"W

OS Eastings: 265953

OS Northings: 740628

OS Grid: NN659406

Mapcode National: GBR JC1F.PC6

Mapcode Global: WH4LY.RX1D

Entry Name: Meall Odhar, shieling ground 640m NNW of

Scheduled Date: 28 October 2002

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM10414

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Secular: shieling

Location: Kenmore

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Highland

Traditional County: Perthshire

Description

Earlier 19th century. Pair 2 storey dwellings, each

2-bay. Rubble with broached dressings (painted margins

to 91C). 12-pane sashes; slate roof.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of the social and economic conditions of the 17th and 18th centuries in the locality. Its importance is enhanced by its association with well-preserved contemporary structures in the wider landscape, and with the fine collection of contemporary plans and documents in the Breadalbane Muniments.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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