MHG45812 - Square drystone enclosure - west of Millburn Cottage, Rhu


Square drystone enclosure, probable animal pen west of Millburn Cottage, Rhu

Type and Period (2)

  • RECTILINEAR ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • PEN? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The following site was recorded in a desk-based survey and field inspection in four areas proposed for natural woodland regeneration. Sponsor: Scottish Woodlands Ltd. D Alexander 1995.

Square drystone enclosure, probably animal pen plus degraded structure 20m E of enclosure. <1>

A walkover survey of the Claggan and area west of Milburn was undertaken in 2014 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Site 30. Low small ruin c.4 x 3 mtrs externally by NW corner of boundary wall. <2>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <3>

Sources/Archives (4)



Grid reference Centred NM 6437 8519 (5m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NM68NW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (2)

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