MHG52885 - Consumption dyke, Mellon Charles
A well-constructed rubble retaining wall identified during a walkover survey.
Type and Period (1)
- CONSUMPTION DYKE (19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1840 AD?)
- None recorded
A well-constructed rubble retainin wall, facing SE, with additions of small field clearance stones forming a substantial bank. The proposed water main will cut through this feature and it is recommended that it be reconstructed in its original style. <1>
The location of this dyke is unclear as the grid reference does not coincide with any mapped feature. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NG 8486 9143 (40m by 40m) (Approximate)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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