MHG3041 - Crannog - Lochan Dinty


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Type and Period (1)

  • CRANNOG? (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH75SE 10 788 502

In 1863 Grigor noted what may have been a crannog at the E end of Lochan Dinty. He mentions 'vestiges of piles about a foot above the water'; these were said to be of no great age. No structures could be seen at the date of visit by RCAHMS.
J Grigor 1864; G Bain 1893; RCAHMS 1979; visited March 1978.

No trace.
Visited by OS (RD) 14 August 1964 and (AA) 3 February 1971.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7880 5020 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH75SE
Civil Parish PETTY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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