MHG50798 - Skye, Lon Na H-atha
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Type and Period (1)
- SHIELING (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (07/06/2007 14:49:34)
NG44SE 124 4667 4352
NG 4667 4352 On the south-east bank of the Lon na h-Atha and 40 metres up stream from a spectacular waterfall are the well preserved ruins of two shielings.
The shieling closest to the river consists of a 4.00 metre diameter stone cell with a smaller 2.50 metre diameter stone cell attached to its west side. There are no visible entrance into either cell.
About 10.00 metres to the south-east of the above is a less well preserved single cell structure which measures 5.00 metres in diameter over very tumbled stone and turf walls. A possible entrance lies on the north-east (downhill) side of the shieling. A path leads from this site, to the only possible crossing of the river.
Martin Wildgoose, December 1998.
<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 288935 (Dataset). SHG24123.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 4666 4352 (20m by 20m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/288935 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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