MHG52903 - Remains of building, north east of 5 Achachork

Summary

The remains of a structure with an entrance on the south facing side.

Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (16th Century to 19th Century - 1560 AD? to 1850 AD?)
  • HOUSE? (16th Century to 19th Century - 1560 AD? to 1850 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

During a watching brief in June/July 2009, the poorly preserved remains of a structure were located immediately adjacent to a recent development. The structure is orientated NE-SW and measures 8.0m in length, 4.50m in width and 0.30m in height, with walls 0.60m thick. The structure appeared to have an entrance on the south facing side. <1>

Along with other nearby structures, this may have formed part of a settlement or farmstead that went out of use before the early to mid 19th century. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 47573 46153 (9m by 9m) (Centred)
Map sheet NG44NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SNIZORT

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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