MHG57381 - Shieling, Allt Creagan Nam Gobhar


A shieling at Allt Creagan nam Gobhar

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

485 Sheiling - NH 18281 49922 Within the large enclosure (Site 486 see MHG57380) 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, this sheiling is on a NE-SW axis and has internal dimensions of 3.5m x 1.5m. The low turf banks have some stone composition. There is an entrance in the SE wall. It was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 1828 4992 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH14NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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