MHG44619 - Allt Coire Cronaidh


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  • LONGHOUSE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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Recorded in survey by Dr Thomas C. Welsh, Sept. 1998.
See assoc. docs.
EM 18/08/2004

The remains occupy a platform about 40m square on the W bank of Allt Coire Cronaidh above its confluence with River Rhidorroch. The most recent occupation comprises two longhouses 12m x 4m, 3-room and 18m x 6m, 2-room with extensions and enclosure adjoining N. These overlay a complex of foundations consisting of a double line of buildings, possible courtyard with paved areas, and two deep pits with drain, with the enclosure on N on different axis. Although overlooked by a rocky knoll to S the site has a moderate defensive appearance.
T C Welsh 1992.

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Grid reference Centred NH 2099 9450 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH29SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

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