MHG57598 - Building/Possible sheiling, Creag Iucharaidh


Building/Possible sheiling at Creag Iucharaidh

Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • SHIELING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Creag Iucharaidh

Buildings, enclosure and milestone (1011 - 1013 and 1144) - centred on NH 2625 5084 Situated on a SE facing grass and heather slope between the river and the road. The sites are opposite the township of Blar na Beithe and there is an old track immediately to the east which would have provided the access to the township by way of a ford.

1012 Building/Possible sheiling - NH 26232 50857 A rectangular building aligned NE-SW with rounded ends and measuring 5 x 2 internally. The building is recessed into a knoll at its SW end where the face is 0.8m in height. There is some stone composition in the footings of the rest of the building and an entrance in the SE wall. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 2623 5086 (7m by 5m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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