MHG53892 - Turf bank and ditch, Strath Lunndaidh
A small heather covered turf bank, probably associated with a small cultivated area which it appears to protect.
Type and Period (2)
- BANK (EARTHWORK) (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
- DITCH (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
Small, heather covered turf bank, with a clogged pitch on its upside, possibly associated with the cultivated area to its south-east, which it appears to protect. It trends 070° from here, diagonally across the contours and fizzles out after 20m. It is only 0.4m high and 0.8m wide. <1>
The entry for this site in the gazetteer of <1> is entitled a clearance cairn, but this would not appear to be what the description represents. A Bronze Age/Iron Age date is suggested. <2>
|Grid reference||NC 7904 0065 (point) (GPS derived)|
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