MHG54909 - Remains of boundary dyke, Knocknagael


A line of boulders thought to represent the footings of a turf dyke.

Type and Period (1)

  • BOUNDARY DYKE? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A line of boulders was identified and recorded during a watching brief taking place in the course of construction of a nearby passing place. The boulders ran along the line of the road for approximately 25 metres. They were not excavated. They are thought to be the remains of a former boundary, perhaps the footings for a turf dyke. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6493 3973 (8m by 24m)
Map sheet NH63NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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