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Glenbuchat Heritage

14 The Limekilns of Upper Donside

‘A survey of the old farm Limekiln, and review of lime production and its importance in the development of agriculture in an upland area of Aberdeenshire in the 18th and 19th centuries.’

Also a good reference for the changes affecting agricultural practices in Glenbuchat

By Ken Cruickshank john Nisbet Moira Greig
1 Limekilns of Upper Donside Introduction Above is the front cover of a book by Ken Cruickshank and Moira Nisbet on the Limeki...
2 Kilns: Introduction Pictures above: 1. Map of the Survey Area 2. Typical Lime Kiln at Badenyon 3. Remains of ‘Run-...
3 Kilns Part 2 Pictures above: 1. Map of NE Limestone deposits 2&3. Pictures of Corriemore Quarry Click for t...
4 Kilns: The Peat Mosses Pictures above: Working the peat mosses at Creag an Sgor Glenbuchat and delivering the peats. ...
4 Kilns Part 4 New Holdings Pictures above 1. Population figures for Upper Donside 2. Squatter at Nochtyside and Rob McPherso...
6 Pasrt 5 Kilns: Estate Reorganisation Pictures above: 1. 1906 Glenbuchat lime and stone cottage 2. Fife Estates Advert for the placing ...
7 Part 6 Kilns: Limekilns and Lime Burning Pictures above 1. Limekiln at Badenyon 2. Diagram of Kiln Construction 3. Unknown 19th Century k...
8. Part 7 Kilns: The Decline of Lime Burning Picture above Upper Glenbuchat Click for the Introduction page The Decline of Lime Burning ...
9 Part 8 Kilns: The Survey Pictures above 1. Map of 4 parishes in Strathdon area 2. Badenyon Kiln - Buttresses 3. Ryntain...
9 Part 8 Kilns: Appendices Pictures above 1. Duff House Banff 2. Fife coat of arms at the Old Glenbucket Kirk Click for ...
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