MHG24420 - Shieling Huts - Loch Luichart


No summary available.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING HUT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH36SE 9 3647 6134

What may be two unroofed shieling-huts are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1881, sheet lxxiv). The hut to the SW is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1989). Due to the damming of Loch Luichart part of this site is now under water.
Information from First Edition Survey Project, RCAHMS (SAH) 28 February 1996

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 3647 6134 (18m by 12m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH36SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

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.