MHG5716 - Gleann Torra-Mhichaig


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Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING HUT (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

On a natural platform which lies on the hillside to the E of the A850, but not visible from the road, at a height of 90m OD is a ruined shieling of triple cell type, consisting of an earth mound with well preserved internal chambers. Small creeps 50cm square are visible between the chambers.
A second very ruinous shieling lies 15m to the W and a twinning pen lies 30m down the slope to the W.
Visited by M Wildgoose December 1989.

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Grid reference Centred NG 5404 3025 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG53SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish PORTREE

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