MHG51131 - Area of rig cultivation at Croft 5, Balmeanach


A small area of rig cultivation surviving to the south of an abandoned farmstead.

Type and Period (1)

  • RIG AND FURROW (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small area of rig cultivation was recorded during a field survey of a proposed new house site. Two shovel pits were placed within this area revealing around 300mm of clean plough soil over the bedrock. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 41259 58491 (30m by 56m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG45NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SNIZORT

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