MHG54327 - Enclosure, Little Garve


A turf bank, probably an old enclosure wall, with later drainage ditch.

Type and Period (2)

  • ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Ditch and turf bank aligned N-S leading from River Black Water southward; truncated in middle by livestock track and disturbed by burrowing, the ditch runs along line of natural hillslope to E; to S side the present fenceline has replaced the bank; the enclosure is situated at 80m OD on a wide river terrace. 0.75m high from base of ditch, approx 30m long. <1><2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 3946 6244 (12m by 113m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH36SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FODDERTY

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