MHG579867 - Shielings and Enclosures - Glen Brein

Summary

Shielings and Enclosures at Glen Brein, identified during a walkover survey in 2012-13.

Type and Period (2)

  • SHIELING (In use, Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • ENCLOSURE? (In use, Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An area of one shieling hut, three enclosures and three further possible shieling huts on the west facing slopes of Glen Brein, identified during a walkover survey by Headland Archaeology in 2012-13 in advance of a proposed wind farm at Dell. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 4860 1043 (89m by 36m)
Map sheet NH41SE
Civil Parish BOLESKINE AND ABERTARFF
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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