MHG15030 - Garruchir

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Type and Period (1)

  • DAM (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

P.M. 26/07/96.

This site was noted during a DBA by J Wood in 1995 in advance of a woodland creation scheme. It was noted as the Garruchir dam dating from the 18th or 19th century and is featured on the 1858 Seafield map. <1>

This site was noted during a DBA and walkover survey by C Dagg in advance of a woodland creation scheme. It was described as a broad earth and rubble bank across the outflow of Loch a’Gharbh-choire with a narrow gap presumably formerly containing a sluice mechanism although blocked by wooden planks at the time of the survey. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NJ 0142 1106 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NJ01SW
Civil Parish ABERNETHY AND KINCARDINE
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

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