MHG48614 - Skye, Glendale Water Treatment Works


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Type and Period (3)

  • STRUCTURE (Undated)
  • FARMSTEAD (Undated)
  • DYKE (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (14/09/2005)
NG14NE 41 1955 4756

An archaeological assessment was undertaken in January and February 2004 of the site of an upgrade to an existing water treatment works. A desk-based assessment and walkover survey revealed two previously unrecorded sites within the area of survey: a former fank, now ruinous, which overlies the remains of an 18th/19th-century farmstead; and the remains of two very degraded stone structures ¿ possibly a kiln barn and associated store. These structures lie within a fossilised agricultural landscape of boundary dykes and lazy bed cultivation.
Sponsor: Scottish Water Solutions.
M Wildgoose 2004

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Grid reference Centred NG 1955 4755 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG14NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish DUIRINISH

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