MHG52904 - Remains of building, north west of 5 Achachork


The poorly preserved remains of a building or structure.

Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (16th Century to 19th Century - 1560 AD? to 1850 AD?)
  • BYRE? (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 noted. The structure is orientated NW-SE and measured 6.0m in length, 3.0m in width and 0.30m high, with a wall thickness of 0.70m. The structure appeared to have an entrance at the western end. <1>

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

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 47513 46194 (6m by 7m) Approximate extent
Map sheet NG44NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SNIZORT

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