MHG5050 - Cro Nan Caorach
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Type and Period (1)
- SHIELING HUT (Undated)
- None recorded
NG34NW 21 333 494
Cro nan Caorach: 'a small hollow where there had been houses and people living'; (four unroofed buildings shown on OS 6-inch map, 1965).
Name Book 1877.
Lying on both banks of the Allt Cro nan Caorach, on about the 140m contour, is a group of 4 well-preserved shielings. They are of 2, 3 and 4 cell types within turf mounds, the internal facings of stone are well preserved and inter-cell creeps are visible.
Information from R Miket, October 1989.
Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 9, 5 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3399.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 3329 4940 (10m by 10m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/11095 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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