MHG50960 - Shieling mound, Coire Mhalagain


Shieling mound, Coire Mhalagain

Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING MOUND (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Coire Mhalagain
Site identified during an archaeological survey by NOSAS in 2006.

Site 664. A sub-circular shieling mound, measuring c 4m N-S x 3.5m. The mound is flat topped, covered in moss, Juncus and Blaeberry. Some stones visible in places around the edge of the mound. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 APs <2>

Note. This surveyed site was accidentally missed out of the NOSAS report but was submitted to Canmore as a new record. (T.Blackie 25/6/18)

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 93021 11392 (5m by 5m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG91SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH

Finds (0)

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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