MHG41961 - Strath Lunndaidh


The head dyke of the township at Strath Lunndaidh.

Type and Period (1)

  • HEAD DYKE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred on 783 012

A township comprising five unroofed buidlings, five enclosures and a head-dyke are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1970). Two unroofed buildings are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Sutherland 1879, sheet cv).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 7 November 1995

The head dyke of this pre-clearance township lay within an area that was subject to walkover survey in 2009. It is described as a stone and turf bank, standing 0.5m high and 1m wide, and is variously covered along its length with bracken, heather and grass. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 7833 0124 (216m by 360m)
Map sheet NC70SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

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