MHG51300 - Trackway from Ribhuachan to Coulags

Summary

A trackway which ran from the former settlement of Ribhuachan to Coulags township.

Type and Period (1)

  • TRACKWAY (In use, Medieval to 18th Century - 1058 AD? to 1790 AD? (between))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A local researcher, Paul Swan, provided information about this trackway, which would have been in regular use until the settlement of Ribhuachan was "cleared" around 1790. The trackway is now out of use. The trackway keeps to the higher ground formed by an old raised beach. <1><2>


<1> Swan, P, 2008-9, Correspondence from Paul Swan regarding several sites in the Lochcarron area (Text/Correspondence). SHG23871.


<2> Swan, P, 2008-11, Photographs of various HER sites submitted by Paul Swan (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG23809.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 94164 44084 (3116m by 2059m)
Map sheet NG94SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHCARRON

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