An archaeological walkover survey was undertaken by AOC Archaeology Group in 2017-18 of the proposed site for a hydro scheme at Allt Mhuic, near Achnacarry, Lochaber. The survey was undertaken on 21st July 2017, with a second visit carried out on 27th June 2018 to assess an area that had previously been under thick vegetation. Six archaeological sites were recorded, including a sheepfold, three ruinous stone buildings, a revetted stone structure and an enclosure bank. Only site 6, the enclosure bank, will be impacted by the proposed development. <1>
A watching brief was subsequently carried out in 2020 during site works impacting the enclosure bank (see EHG5677).
Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Fraser, L. & Stirling, L.. 2020. Hydro Scheme at Land 2400m NW of Ardechive Cottage, Achnacarry: Archaeological Walkover Survey Report. AOC Archaeology Group. 24/02/2020. Digital. [Mapped features: #9715 Survey area, ; #12234 ]
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Land 2400m NW of Ardechive Cottage, Achnacarry, Spean Bridge
Centred NN 1238 9201 (747m by 1633m)
ROSS SKYE AND LOCHABER
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