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TITLE
Rent Barn, Cromarty Firth
EXTERNAL ID
PC_DONALD_RENTBARN
PLACENAME
Cromarty Firth
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Cromarty
DATE OF IMAGE
2002
PERIOD
2000s
CREATOR
Janine Donald
SOURCE
Janine Donald
ASSET ID
22403
KEYWORDS
girnals
rent barns
Rent Barn, Cromarty Firth

This old rent barn, or 'girnal', lies on the northern shores of the Black Isle, in the parish of Resolis. Girnals were used to store meal and grain - payment for rents due to the local landowners - and were a familiar sight along the coasts of Easter Ross and Sutherland

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Rent Barn, Cromarty Firth

ROSS: Cromarty

2000s

girnals; rent barns

Janine Donald

This old rent barn, or 'girnal', lies on the northern shores of the Black Isle, in the parish of Resolis. Girnals were used to store meal and grain - payment for rents due to the local landowners - and were a familiar sight along the coasts of Easter Ross and Sutherland