MHG50972 - Shieling hut and mound, Coire Reidh


Shieling hut and mound, Coire Reidh

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Coire Reidh
Sites identified during an archaeological survey of Loch Hourn by NOSAS in 2006.

Site 689. A low, turf covered, oval shaped shieling mound, with a central depression measuring c 4m N-S x 2.5m internally.

Site 690. Shieling hut - The stone footings of a 'D' shaped structure, measuring c 4.5m N-S x 3.5m internally, <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2010 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 94538 09842 (13m by 18m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG90NW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

External Links (1)

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