MHG47199 - Cnoc Na Sgaile

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (26/04/2004)
NH33SE 38 38843 31341

This burnt mound is situated on the NW of an improved field about 350m NW of Upperton farm. It measures 8.5m from NE to SW by 4.5m transversely and 0.7m in height, and is partly obscured by field clearance.
(URQ97 433)
Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 20 October 1997 <1>

In February 2012 it was noted that the mound has been truncated to c.8m along its NE to SW axis due to animal erosion. The field clearance noted by RCAHMS is still evident. The site was marked off with a 10m buffer zone in advance of works for a new overhead line. <2>


<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 257370 (Dataset). SHG24123.


<2> McKinney, L, 02/2012, Millness, Drumnadrochit: Upgrade of 11,000 volt OHL - Site Safeguarding (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG25655.

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 38843 31341 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NH33SE
Civil Parish KILTARLITY AND CONVINTH
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

External Links (1)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.