MHG52900 - Boundary dyke, Achachork
A stone and turf field bank.
Type and Period (1)
- BOUNDARY DYKE? (20th Century - 1901 AD? to 1966 AD?)
- None recorded
During a topographic survey in June/July 2009 a stone and turf field bank was noted to the north of the study corridor. It extended from the complex of banks that form site 3 (head dyke) in a north-easterly direction towards the A855. Due to slumping the width of the bank varies from 1.50m to 2.50m, and has a maximum height of 0.80m. <1>
This feature does not appear on Ordnance Survey mapping before the 1960s. It is likely that it post-dates the other nearby boundary features and probably dates from the early 20th century. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NG 48576 45914 (178m by 53m) (Centred)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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