MHG27908 - Pits, Meall an Doire Dharaich


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Type and Period (3)

  • PIT (Undated)
  • (Alternate Type) MINE (Undated)
  • (Alternate Type) BOMB CRATER (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A group of three pits (NMRS MS 738/31, no.3), on a N-facing slope, was recorded during a pre-afforestation survey by AOC (Scotland Ltd). The pits are irregular in shape and measure up to 10m by 6m and are up to 2.5m deep. They are interpreted as mining strikes or possibly shell holes.
C Burgess (AOC Scotland Ltd) March 1996; NMRS MS 738/31, no.3 (50/1) <1>

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Grid reference Centred NN 2000 6304 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NN26SW
Civil Parish KILMALLIE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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