MHG50966 - Shieling hut, Coire Nhalagain


Shieling hut, Coire Nhalagain

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Coire Nhalagain
Sites identified during an archaeological survey by NOSAS in 2006.

Site 662 Shieling hut - the turf and stone footings of a sub-triangular hut, measuring 2.75m NE-SW x 2.5m internally. The walls stand to c 0.75m high and are spread to 1m. There is a possible entrance in the NE corner. Sits c 10m from a ford at the end of the Kinloch Hourn Estate stalking path and is shown on the current OS 1:25,000. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2010 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 92816 10643 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG91SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH

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