MHG53758 - Wall (structure J), Kinakyle
A wall, potentially of a yard associated with building C. It could alternatively represent a land division associated with this group of buildings.
Type and Period (2)
- YARD? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- WALL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
A short detached section of earth and rubble bank to the west of structure c was recorded during It may be the remnant of a building similar to structures b. and c. or of the boundary of a stackyard. <1>
An evaluation trench (trench 3) was excavated across this structure in April 2008 to try and explore its function. Structure J was the only feature that could not be directly associated with the remains of a building prior to evaluation. Removal of the turf in this area has confirmed the presence of a typical drystone wall, possibly demarcating a yard area to the rear of structure C or maybe simply marking out a land division within the group of buildings. <2>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Dagg, C. 02/2008. Kinakyle Township, Aviemore, Inverness-shire: Archaeological Evaluation. Unaffiliated. . Digital. Structure J.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Francoz, C and Atkinson, J. 07/2008. Kinakyle, Aviemore: Data Structure Report. Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). Digital. Trench 5.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 8912 1100 (4m by 4m)|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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