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Langwell Plantation,souterrain 130m west of Kennels

A Scheduled Monument in Wick and East Caithness, Highland

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Latitude: 58.1814 / 58°10'52"N

Longitude: -3.5292 / 3°31'45"W

OS Eastings: 310166

OS Northings: 922410

OS Grid: ND101224

Mapcode National: GBR K7N3.81N

Mapcode Global: WH5DG.RMLG

Entry Name: Langwell Plantation,souterrain 130m W of Kennels

Scheduled Date: 15 August 1974

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3436

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: souterrain, earth-house

Location: Latheron

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Wick and East Caithness

Traditional County: Caithness


1891 (dated inside '1879' and '1891') Late Gothic, simple

rectangular hall with porch, crowstepped, harled, red

sandstone dressings, 3 light windows. 2-storey house with

half timber features at 1st, modern matching addition.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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