MHG27222 - Enclosure, Sandaig


Enclosure, Sandaig

Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An enclosure is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Inverness-shire 1876, sheet lxii), but it is not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1972).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 26 July 1996.

These sites were recorded by NOSAS in 2008/9 as part of an archaeological survey of outer Loch Hourn.

Site 1532. Adjacent to Site 1531, is a rectangular enclosure, consisting of 3 walls abutting the base of a low cliff. It measures c.11m x 6m internally, with an entrance in the short (SE) wall. Like Sites 1530 and 1531, it was heavily overgrown with bracken and brambles in 2008. <1>

1st Edition OS 6" <2>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 APs <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 7701 1483 (15m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG71SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish GLENELG

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