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A black and white photo showing a white building and a stone building with a thatched roof.

Building S, T and U

[intro] In front of you are the ruins of three buildings. The stone walls you can see today would originally have been two or three times their present height. When these buildings were abandoned, some of the stone was re-used elsewhere - it takes a lot...

An overgrown, rocky area carved out of a small hill. Trees are growing at the top.

The Quarry

Initially, the building stone used at Auchindrain came from the glacial till in and around the Township itself. This would have been the stone gathered up and set aside during the first clearance of the fields, and then stone ploughed up in the course of...