MHG57340 - Shieling hut, Corrievuic


Shieling hut to the north west of the township of Corrievuic

Type and Period (2)

  • SHIELING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • SHIELING HUT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Shieling hut to the NW of the township of Corrievuic recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project.

446 Shieling hut situated on top of a knoll at an altitude of 191m, on a generally SW facing slope 250m to the W of Corrievuic township. Defined by rectangular depression on a N-S axis measures 3m x 1.5m with a possible entrance at the NW corner. The immediate surrounding area is improved grass with evidence of deer feeding. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 2000 5109 (4m by 4m)
Map sheet NH25SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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