MHG52881 - Field boundary dykes, Mellon Charles


Two boundary dykes surviving as low rubble footings.

Type and Period (1)

  • BOUNDARY DYKE (16th Century to 19th Century - 1560 AD? to 1840 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two low rubble footings converging just east of the road and continuing as one dyke to the west. These dykes do not conform to and therefore probably pre-date the square layout of the croft holdings. <1><2>

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Grid reference Centred NG 84369 91993 (91m by 52m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG89SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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