MHG5424 - Runicaleach


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  • TOWNSHIP (Undated)

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NG72SE 2 791 231.

NG 791 231 Runicaleach: shown as township in 1824. (J Thomson's map of Skye 1824)
Visited by OS (A C) 12 January 1961.

Runicaleach, a depopulated township, overlooking the Kyle Rhea, at about 200 feet OD, consists of about 30 ruined houses, 6 small enclosures or garths. There are large areas of lazy-bed cultivation along the hill slopes.
Visited by OS (A S P) 22 June 1961; Visible on RAF air photographs CPE/ SCOT/UK/288 Nos. 4018-9, CPE/SCOT/UK/271 Nos. 4065-6

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Grid reference Centred NG 7909 2306 (367m by 615m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG72SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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