MHG55125 - Remains of bothy or byre, north of 3 Ardmore, Harlosh

Summary

A ruinous bothy or byre.

Type and Period (2)

  • (Alternate Type) BYRE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BOTHY (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

During a watching brief a small structure was noted to the north of the development area. It is described as a small, ruinous, sub-rectangular, stone bothy or byre. It is aligned north-east/south-west and measures approximately 5m x 4.2m. The walls stand to a maximum of 0.6m and have a spread of 0.8m. The structure is covered in deep stands of bracken, moss and rushes. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference NG 2862 4096 (point)
Map sheet NG24SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish DUIRINISH

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