MHG50951 - Boundary wall, A 'chiste Dhubh, Loch Hourn


Boundary wall, A 'chiste Dhubh, Loch Hourn

Type and Period (1)

  • BOUNDARY WALL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A 'chiste Dhubh
Site identified during an archaeological survey of Loch Hourn by NOSAS in 2006.

Site 833. A ruined stone boundary wall. The wall runs parallel to the constructed path, then east, then north, then west to enclose a precipitous headland. Said by local people to have been built to keep livestock off the crags. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 APs <2>

1st Edition OS 6" <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 86612 06946 (236m by 217m)
Map sheet NG80NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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