MHG57637 - Wall/Possible Headwall, West Carnoch


Wall/Possible Headwall at West Carnoch

Type and Period (1)

  • TURF WALL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

West Carnoch
Building Enclosures and pits (839 – 844) – centred on NH 24712 51012 (Nmrs No - NH25SW0012). These features are on a grassy terrace above and to the north of the present road and were recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project.

840 Wall/Possible Headwall - NH 24660 51062 (east end) to NH 24576 51050 (west end) A substantial turf and stone wall extends for about 120m through the bracken, it is generally 0.7m high and has a spread of 1.5m. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2015 APs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 2467 5108 (154m by 33m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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