MHG29355 - Bothy, Loch Nan Tri-Eileanan 3


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Alternate Type) BOTHY? (Undated)
  • STRUCTURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small square bothy; max height 1m and situated near a burn. There are signs of a larger structure (3m by 2m) from which bothy may have been constructed. Various size stones used. 1m internal diameter.
M Macdonald Torridon Sheiling Survey 1992.
This structure might be one of many mentioned in NG85NW0004 (MHG7595).
J Aitken : 12/12/00.

MacDonald lists shieling bothies at NG 8288 5995, NG 8292 5995 and NG 8289 5998. The latter is associated with a small circular structure and a second small circular structure, possibly a lambing pen is noted at NG 8285 5996. (No details given.) <1>

This structure may be one recorded during the desk based assessment and walkover survey undertaken by J Wordsworth and J Harden at Torridon for the National Trust for Scotland in 1996-2002.<2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 8291 5995 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG85NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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