MHG49826 - Allt Iomadaidh
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Type and Period (2)
- BUILDING (Undated)
- SHIELING HUT (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (19/02/2007 10:05:53)
NJ01NE 39 NJ 08813 18062
A shieling group, dominated by a large oval mound, is situated in moorland on the N bank of the Allt Iomadaidh. The mound measures 13m from NNW to SSE by 8.3m transversely and 0.5m in height; on the date of visit it was entirely overgrown with reedy grass and no evidence of any structure on it was visible. Immediately W of the mound is a rectangular building (NJ 08800 18056), which measures 9.5m from NNE to SSW by 5.5m transversely over wall reduced to footings 0.3m in height. Directly S of the mound is a subrectangular hut (NJ 08815 18051), measuring 5.4m from NNW to SSE by 3.2m transversely over grass-grown remains of a robbed boulder wall 0.2m in height. A second hut (NJ 08831 18066), which lies 12m E of the mound, measures 5.5m from N to S by 3.3m transversely over grass-grown boulder wall-footings 0.3m in height, and there is an entrance on the E.
Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 9 August 2006.
<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 282850 (Dataset). SHG24123.
|Grid reference||NJ 08812 18061 (point)|
|Civil Parish||ABERNETHY AND KINCARDINE|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/282850 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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