MHG49050 - Raasay, South Fearns


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  • BUILDING (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (15/11/2005)
NS53NE 178 5860 3513

The ruins of a building were 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 lies close to the shore and measures 9m x 4m internally and was constructed in drystone. The walls stand to a maximum of 1.4m in height and are between 0.6m and 0.8m thick. The E wall has a 0.8m-wide entrance. The walls are curved on the outside and square internally. A small pen has been inserted in to the ruins and some of the stonework has been re-used in its construction.
J Macdonald, J Scott Wood 2005

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Grid reference Centred NG 5860 3513 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG53NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish PORTREE

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