MHG51518 - Raised Platform, Garvault, Loch Merkland


Semi-circular raised platform with low wall footings. Part of Garvault farmsteading.

Type and Period (1)

  • PLATFORM (Built, Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1878 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Large semi-circular raised platform that abuts Garbh Allt. Low stone wall footings survive in some areas, and there maybe retaining walls in other areas. The purpose of the raised area this close to the river is unknown. NB: Geographical representation is not surveyed and is approximate only <1>. Photographed <2>.

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Grid reference Centred NC 38379 32010 (19m by 17m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC33SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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