MHG12829 - Iron Slag, S of Broch, Cnoc Ramascaig

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (1)

  • IRON WORKING SITE (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC51NW 4 528 152.

(Area NC 528 152) Iron slag is visible in the bank of the burn to the south of the broch (NC51NW 1).
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; H F Campbell 1920

Much of the burn to the S of the broch is now covered by the waters of Loch Shin. No trace of iron slag was found in the vicinity. Visited by OS (WDJ) 29 April 1961

No change to previous field report.
Visited by OS (JB) 13 August 1976

No change to previous report.
Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 17 October 1989


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 136, No. 393 (Text/Report). SHG2657.


Campbell, H F, 1920, Caithness and Sutherland, 113 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2022.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 5280 1520 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC51NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

Finds (1)

  • SLAG (Undated)

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