MHG50958 - Earth bank, Allt Raonabhal


Earth bank, Allt Raonabhal

Type and Period (1)

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Allt Raonabhal
Site identified during an archaeological survey of Loch Hourn by NOSAS in 2006.

Site 844. A wasted earth bank, aligned SW-NE, parallel to and west of the Allt Raonabhal, can be traced for approx 500m from its highest GR point given above, across a stream at 191938 806373, and across a path at 192204 806723. It appears to delineate the boundary between the lands of Skiary and the wooded area to the west which formed part of the farm of Caolas Beag in the 18th Century. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 91952 06418 (285m by 344m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG90NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH

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