MHG54516 - Buildings/possible shielings - Glen Marksie (Gleann Marcasaidh)


Buildings/possible shielings at Glen Marksie (Gleann Marcasaidh)

Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING MOUND (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two buildings 1 kilometre west NH 37340 58100of the Loch Luichart Dam on the north side of Gleann Marcasaidh, on the lower valley floor and on the lower side of the vehicle track were recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project.

295 - Building/possible Sheiling - NH 37346 58102 An oval grassy mound, 0.75m in height, on a N-S axis, measuring 6m x 4m. It is dished in the centre and there are nettles in the vicinity.

296 - Building/possible Sheiling - NH 37339 58090 An oval grassy mound, 0.5m in height, on a N-S axis and measuring 5m x 4m. No central hollow. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 3733 5810 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH35NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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