MHG46164 - Ariundle


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  • BUILDING (Undated)

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NMRS Report: (04/04/2003)
NMN86SW 80 centred on NM 8393 6443

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 8393 6443 Building, 3.8 x 2.2m.
NM 8392 6446 Building, 7.5 x 3.0m.
NM 8394 6451 Building, 6.0 x 3.3m.
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 8393 6443 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NM86SW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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