MHG14061 - Glac an Fhurain Ruaidh


No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

  • MOUND (Undated)
  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A double mound, surrounded by the remains of a low wall, was reported to Robert Gourlay by a holidaymaker staying in the area, in 1991. <1>

NG 85907885 An oval enclosure c 5m wide with tumbled stone walls lies outside and to the W of MHG30688 and the main survey area. It may be part of an earlier settlement as there are traces offeatures to the W in the Glac an Fhuarain Ruaidh.<2>.

The location details, description and sketch plans in <1> indicate that this site is probably the oval enclosure recorded by Wordworth in <2>. <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 8590 7884 (10m by 10m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG87NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

External Links (0)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.