MHG55578 - Possible fragment of early roadway, Foulis Castle
Double embanked features that may be associated with an early routeway through the Earldom of Ross.
Type and Period (2)
- ROAD (Early Iron Age to Early Medieval - 550 BC? to 1057 AD?)
- BANK (EARTHWORK) (Early Iron Age to Early Medieval - 550 BC? to 1057 AD?)
- None recorded
Cait McCullagh and Allan Mackenzie have noted parallel embankments, defining a levelled routeway, within the policies of Foulis Castle from NH 55216 60511 extending NNE for 40m to NH 58368 63090. It is believed these features form part of a network of relict routeways in Easter Ross. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 5835 6307 (21m by 34m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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