MHG21296 - Achadh an Fraoich
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Type and Period (1)
- FIELD SYSTEM (Undated)
- None recorded
NG87NW 29 centred on 8150 7783
A field-system is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1881, sheet xliv) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10560 map (1969).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 19 April 1996.
A walkover survey in April 2008 noted that this site lies within a working quarry which is subject to blasting. The site was therefore not visited, but it appears that the enclosures are either destroyed or in very poor condition. <1>
The enclosures forming the field system are perfectly visible (and apparently undamaged) on 2009 APs. GIS spatial data amended accordingly in 2018. <2>
- <1> SHG23889 Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Shaw, C. 08/2008. Loch Maree Regional Scheme: Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment and walk over survey. Jacobs UK. 18/09/2008. Paper and Digital. Site 28.
- <2> SHG27382 Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 2009. Getmapping aerial photography 2009.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 8151 7782 (206m by 110m) (Mastermap)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (2)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/105006 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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