MHG58126 - Shieling huts, Ard (Achatatoil)


Shieling huts (2), Ard (Achatatoil)

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Ard (Achatatoil)

These sites were recorded by NOSAS in 2008/9 as part of an archaeological survey of outer Loch Hourn.

Site 1424. The remains of a shieling hut, measuring c.4m E-W by 2m N-S. It is situated on a green mound at 167m OD.

Site 1425. The remains of a possible shieling hut, measuring c.4m E-W by 2m N-S. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 Aps <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NG 7813 1286 (38m by 56m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG71SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish GLENELG

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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