MHG52879 - Enclosure, north of Cnoc Feadaige, Mellon Charles

Summary

A sub-rectangular enclosure that probably dates from post-1840.

Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (19th Century to 20th Century - 1840 AD? to 1966 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A sub-rectangular enclosure of turf and rubble walling as recorded on the 1st edition OS map. This is in the corner of a croft field and is likely to date to post-1840. <1>

This feature cannot be located in this position on the 1st edition map. An enclosure containing a house appears at this grid reference for the first time on the 5th edition OS map dated 1966. It is presumed that this is the feature referred to above. <2><3>

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 84408 91896 (27m by 34m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG89SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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