Shapinsay, The Old Manse

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Alternative Names Manse
Site Type FARMSTEAD, MANSE, MILL
Canmore ID 182787
Site Number HY51NW 50
NGR HY 5035 1722
Council ORKNEY ISLANDS
Parish SHAPINSAY
Former Region ORKNEY ISLANDS AREA
Former District ORKNEY
Former County ORKNEY
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Archaeological Notes

HY51NW 50 5035 1722

A manse, a farmstead and a mill all depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Orkney and Shetland (Orkney) 1882, sheet ciii). A total of five roofed buildings, one of which is a manse and another a mill, one unroofed building and six enclosures are shown.
Five roofed buildings and two enclosures are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1985).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 19 December 2000.

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