MHG54394 - Sheepfold , Allt Na Criche


A sheepfold situated at the foot of the Allt na Criche on its west bank.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHEEP FOLD (19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A sheepfold (612 and 613) centred on NH 173 489 and situated at the foot of the Allt na Criche on its W bank.
The sheepfold (Nosas Site Survey No 612) is marked on the 1st edition OS map at NH 17280 48921.
It is sub rectangular and measures some 21m x 16m within a natural hollow between a steep slope and the Allt na Criche. The stone walls are substantial but now largely tumbled. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 APs <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 1723 4895 (25m by 24m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH14NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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