MHG49018 - Raasay, Suisnish
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Type and Period (1)
- STRUCTURE (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (07/11/2005)
NG53NE 157 5599 3517 (centred)
A long, round-ended ruinous building was recorded here during a field survey of the Suisnish area of Raasay by ACFA, who have conducted surveys on the island every year since 1995. it measures 13.6m x 6.4m with walls up to 0.8m high and 1.5m wide. The walls are of drystone construction, are double-faced with a rubble core and are now turf covered. The E wall has an entrance, where the walls are thickest. A small oval structure, 5.9m x 2.1m, shares the NE wall of the main building. A later enclosing dyke has blocked up the entrance of the main building.
J Macdonald, J Scott Wood 2005
<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 276593 (Dataset). SHG24123.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 5598 3516 (20m by 20m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/276593 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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