MHG5731 - Loch Slapin
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Type and Period (1)
- DEER TRAP (Undated)
- None recorded
NG52SE 9 centred 56 20.
"Leave Coirt-chattachan (the old mansion house of the MacKinnons NG62SW 12) wind along the bottoms of the steep hills. Pass by the end of Loch Slappan to the south. See a stone dike or fence called Paraicnam fiadh, or the inclosure of the deer, which seems once to have been continued up a neighbouring hill. In one angle is a hollow ...a pit fall (formerly) covered with boughs for the destruction of the animals chased into it." T Pennant 1772.
Local enquiries on this site proved negative.
Visited by OS (C F W) 20 June 1961.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 5600 2000 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/11456 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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