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Inverness Poorhouse

01 January 2014

This building was built as a poorhouse at Hilton, Inverness between 1859 and 1861 at a cost of c. £6,000. It was used to rehouse ‘inmates’ from the overcrowded Dunbar’s Hospita...
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Munlochy Bay jetty

01 November 2013

At low tide the remains of a gravel tongue can be seen extending into Munlochy Bay from the southern side of the bay, an inlet of the inner Moray Firth on the Black Isle. The jetty is depicted on the ...
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Souterrain at Suisnish on Raasay

04 August 2013

This well-preserved underground structure known as a souterrain was found on the island of Raasay off Skye. Souterrains are underground structures, sometimes termed ‘earth houses’. In the ...
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