MHG57380 - Allt Creagan Nam Gobhar

Summary

Large enclosure - Allt Creagan nam Gobhar

Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

486 A large enclosure located on the gentle SE facing slope of the fertile outwash of the Allt Creagan nam Gobhar occupying a terrace 200m to the NW of the River Meig was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project. The NW section of the enclosure is stone built but is turf and stone in the E part, whilst the S section adjacent the burn appears to have been entirely washed away. A smaller stone walled enclosure stone with the footings of a small rectangular building is formed within and against the N side (Sites 488/9 see MHG57379 ). Within the enclosure is a sheiling (Site 485 see MHG57381). <1>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 1825 4992 (110m by 78m)
Map sheet NH14NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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