MHG3039 - Ballagan Farm

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  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)

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NH75SE 13 796 526.
NH 796 526. Enclosure (Site), Ballaggan: Air photography has revealed the crop-mark of an oval enclosure about 300m ENE of Ballaggan farmhouse. It measures about 9m in maximum diameter within a narrow ditch. Indeterminate crop-markings to the SW may be periglacial in origin.
RCAHMS 1979; Visible on RCAHMS air photographs IN 3071-3: flown 1977.

There is a very clear internal structure, crescentic in shape and measuring some 5m across. There are individual pits in the immediate vicinity.
Information from SDD (HBM), 1991.


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. 147 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7973 5268 (164m by 143m)
Map sheet NH75SE
Civil Parish PETTY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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