MHG11505 - Loch Beannach


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Type and Period (1)

  • SHEEP FOLD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NC61SW 17 6048 1247.

Situated 1550m NW of Meall Meadhonach is a well preserved sheepfold with associated enclosures. The low drystone wall of the sheepfold is overgrown with turf and heather, encloses an area about 16m in diameter and has an E entrance. Walls run off from the sheepfold to the S and N and may form small subsidiary sheepfolds, lambing pens or shepherds' huts.
Inf: Historic Scotland, June 1992.

New information about this site was gathered during a walkover survey that took place between November 2010 and January 2011. Please see the associated event and linked report for full details. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NC 6050 1245 (50m by 27m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC61SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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