MHG50960 - Shieling mound, Coire Mhalagain
Shieling mound, Coire Mhalagain
Type and Period (1)
- SHIELING MOUND (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
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)
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Wombell, J. 03/2007. A Report on the 2006 Archaeological Survey of Loch Hourn, Inverness-shire. North of Scotland Archaeological Society. Digital. p.18 Site 664.
- <2> Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map). XY
|Grid reference||Centred NG 93021 11392 (5m by 5m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/289687 (View HES Canmore entry for this site)
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