MHG53938 - Possible shieling hut, Sciberscross


A possible shieling hut recorded during walkover survey.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING HUT? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible oval sheiling set on the E side of a dribble of a burn in a grassy oasis in heather (Plate 14). It measures 3m x 2m (internally it is only 1m x 1.5m) and its longsides trend 0100. Its walls are 0.6m thick and stand 0.3m high and there is a possible 0.3m wide entrance on its W side. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NC 7675 1007 (point)
Map sheet NC71SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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