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TITLE
Beehive Houses, Isle of Harris
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_P129
DISTRICT
Harris
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Harris
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31578
KEYWORDS
bothan
Harris
houses
beehive houses
summer
Forest of Harris
zoomable

Drawings and diagrams of beehive houses found near Miabhag and Abhainnsuidhe, Forest of Harris. The stone houses, also known as 'bothan', were used as summer dwellings.

This illustration is taken from 'The Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland' vol.3

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Beehive Houses, Isle of Harris

INVERNESS: Harris

bothan; Harris; houses; beehive houses; summer; Forest of Harris; zoomable

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (maps)

Drawings and diagrams of beehive houses found near Miabhag and Abhainnsuidhe, Forest of Harris. The stone houses, also known as 'bothan', were used as summer dwellings.<br /> <br /> This illustration is taken from 'The Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland' vol.3