MHG46162 - Ariundle Oakwood


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Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (Undated)
  • LAZY BEDS (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (04/04/2003)
NM86SW 79 8400 6447

A survey of the Ariundle Oakwoods yielded evidence for past woodland management, mining activity and agriculture. Several kilometres of stone and turf dykes were planned, and woodland enclosures shown on Bald's Estate Plan of 1806/7 were identified. The woodland showed evidence of extensive tree planting and management on a coppice rotation, but there were no pollarded trees. The last comprehensive felling appears to have taken place c 1850.
NM 8400 6447 Lazybeds.
NM 8399 6451 Building.
NM 8399 6450 Lazybeds.
NM 8399 6456 Building.
NM 8404 6447 Lazybeds.
NM 8407 6447 Building.
Sponsor: Sunart Oakwoods Research Group
J Dye, M Gascoigne, M Kirby, J E Kirby, J Lawson, J Read 2002

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Grid reference Centred NM 8399 6447 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM86SW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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