EHG2980 - Desk-based assessment and walkover survey, Sallachy North

Technique(s)

Organisation

Nick Lindsay

Date

April 2009

Description

An archaeological desk-based study and subsequent walkover survey was undertaken to support an SRDP application. The survey area comprised approximately 400 hectares of gently sloping, open hillside, on the SW side of Loch Shin. The survey located 25 previously unrecorded archaeological features, the majority of which lie outside the proposed planting area. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Lindsay, N. 04/2009. Sallachy North: Loch Shin-side, Parish of Lairg, Sutherland - A Report on an Archaeological Walk-Over Survey. Unaffiliated. 07/04/2009. Digital.

Map

Location

Location Northern part of Sallachy Estate, SW of Loch Shin, near Lairg
Grid reference Centred NC 43709 20179 (3841m by 2357m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC42SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Operational Area CAITHNESS SUTHERLAND AND EASTER ROSS

Related Monuments/Buildings (27)

  • Sheepfold, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (Monument)
  • Sheepfold, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (Monument)
  • Shieling huts, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (Monument)
  • Shieling huts, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (Monument)
  • Shieling or possible dwelling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (Monument)
  • Shieling or possible dwelling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (1 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (10 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (11 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (12 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (13 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (2 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (3 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (4 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (5 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (6 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (7 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (8 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Allt na Crionaiche Bige (9 of 13) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (1 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (2 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (3 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (4 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (5 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (6 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (7 of 8) (Monument)
  • Shieling, Cnoc a' Bhaid Bhain (8 of 8) (Monument)

Record last edited

Nov 27 2014 10:25AM

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