MHG2936 - Enclosure, Balmachree

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Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)

Protected Status

Full Description

Air photography has revealed the crop-mark of a roughly circular enclosure 700m NE of Balmachree farmhouse; it has been surrounded by a bank and an external ditch.
RCAHMS 1979; Visible on RCAHMS air photographs IN 2650-1, IN 3097 and
IN 3104-6: flown 1976 and 1977.

This enclosure measures 12m in diameter, and has clear traces of an internal feature.
Information from SDD (HBM), 1991.


Untitled Source (Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph). SHG4272.


Untitled Source (Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph). SHG5025.


Untitled Source (Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph). SHG5026.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 21, No. 152 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7413 4824 (60m by 60m)
Map sheet NH74NW
Civil Parish PETTY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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