MHG11327 - Shieling, Ledbeg River

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC21SE 24 2560 1358.
A grass-covered shieling. R J Mercer 1978. <1>

Nothing significant seen. Visited by OS (JM) 14 August 1980.

Visited by the Assynt's Hidden Lives project in December 2009. No structural remains are visible at this site, but a rectangular grassy area 6m by 5m, aligned NE/SW may indicate the former presence of a shieiling. <2>


<1> Mercer, R. J. & Howell, J.M., 1980, Archaeological field survey in northern Scotland, 1976-1979, No. 16 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG2510.


<2> Cavers, G & Hudson, G, 05/2010, Assynt's Hidden Lives: An archaeological survey of the the parish, 128, p.128 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24882.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 2560 1358 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC21SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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