MHG57537 - Still bothy, Upper Gleann Meinich


Still bothy at Upper Gleann Meinich

Type and Period (1)

  • STILLING HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Upper Glen Meinich possible still bothies. These features are in the upper part of the glen above the forest was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project.

943 Possible Still bothy - NH 21904 55401 This site is on the N bank of the burn and c8m from it. It is on an E-W alignment and c5m x 2m internally. The structure is revetted into the hillside with a stone retaining wall. The boulder and turf walls are generally to a height of 0.6m and have a thickness of 0.6m. There are two possible entrances. The ground round about is very wet and boggy. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2014 APs on possible site. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 2189 5540 (6m by 6m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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