EHG453 - Field survey - Eigg





Apr 01-Feb 03


The archaeological survey of Eigg was undertaken by RCAHMS between April 2001 and February 2003. It involved the GPS mapping of 1163 individual structures, the detailed characteristics of which were recorded in a database. Additional features such as the remains of cultivation, clearance cairns and field banks were recorded by GPS or transcribed from aerial photography. Some 19 detailed surveys were undertaken. GIS spatial data created in 2019 based on OS1: 25,000 mapping. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Location Isle of Eigg
Grid reference Centred NM 4675 8713 (6597m by 9003m)
Map sheet NM48NE
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Related Monuments/Buildings (7)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.