MHG54568 - Bealach Ruadh


No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

  • MOUND (Undated)
  • Turf House (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

RCAHMS Canmore description:
The principal purpose of this research was to assess the evidence for Norse settlement implied by the place-name evidence. This survey aimed to identify all the visible archaeology. A walkover survey was undertaken 19–25 April 2008 of the glen to a height of between 50–400m, depending on gradient. The fields and coast at Camas na Croise and headland of Ceanna Mor were also surveyed.
NM 85914 52370– Oval turf mound.
NM 85951 52313 – Turf structures (2).
The author was accompanied on survey by Stephen Digney, and John and Joan Bankier.
Report: Highland SMR and RCAHMS (intended)
Funder: The Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland and the Caledonian Research Foundation Scholarship
Anne Bankier – University of Glasgow <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NM 8591 5237 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet NM85SE
Civil Parish ARDGOUR
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.