MHG54542 - Eigg, Eilean Chathastail


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Type and Period (1)

  • KELP KILN (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

RCAHMS Canmore description:
NM48SE 63 48795 82898.
This kelp kiln is set on shelf above high water mark at the S end of Eilean Chathastail. Roughly rectangular on plan, it measures 3.7m in length by1.7m in breadth within banks that are little more than lines of large stones up to 0.2m high. This kiln is similar to another example at the N end of the island, described under NM48SE 61.
(EIGG01 015)
Visited by RCAHMS (PM) 23 April 2001 <1>

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Grid reference NM 4879 8289 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet NM48SE
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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