MHG501 - Township - Gleann Nan Iomairean, Morvern
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Type and Period (1)
- TOWNSHIP (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
Gleann nan Iomairean. There are the outlines and remains of at least 10 houses and an arable enclosure in this area. Occupied by 1770, probably abandoned by 1819, a (?) later house at NM 601 503.
P Gaskell 1949. <1>
Site not visited. Arable enclosure but no houses visible on aerial photographs.
Visited by OS (N K B) 16 June 1970.
This township was noted by WCAS during a 2011 DBA and walkover survey in advance of a woodland creation scheme. Boundary walls were noted, as was a ruinous area of settlement that existed outside of the survey area. Please see report for more details. <2>
- <1> SHG2242 Text/Publication/Volume: Gaskell, P. 1968. Morvern transformed: a highland parish in the nineteenth century. 152.
- <2> SHG25910 Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Birch, S and Peteranna, M. 2011. Woodland Creation Project: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment and Walkover Survey - Killundine Estate, Morvern. West Coast Archaeological Services. Digital. Site 17.
|Grid reference||Centred NM 6030 5030 (668m by 668m) (Buffered by site type)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (2)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/22486 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/350090/allt-nan-iomairean (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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