MHG11579 - Auchnasheenish


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  • SHIELING (Undated)

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NC82NW 19 809 287

At least seven shieling bothies averaging 6.0m by 3.0m. Another two occur within the northernmost hut-circle of NC82NW 11
Visited by OS (WDJ) 27 May 1961

There are at least nine oval shieling-huts to the SE of Auchnasheenish township (NC82NW 13), two of which are situated within a hut-circle (NC82NW 11 A). The largest measures 8.8m by 4.5m within stony banks 0.8m in thickness and 0.3m in height. Faint cultivation furrows are visible in the vicinity.
(KILD91 81, 83, 84)
Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 11 March 1991.

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Grid reference Centred NC 8090 2870 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC82NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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