MHG58381 - Shieling - Loch Bharabhaig


A single celled structure was identified during a pre- afforestation survey.

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A boulder built cell was discovered during a pre- afforestation survey by Martin Wildgoose in 2002. It was located at the foot of the south- east facing flank of Dun Barahaig and measured 3m overall in diameter, The interior of thw cell was filled wiyth boulders and there was no obvious entrance. <1>

The structure does not appear on the 1st or 2nd edition OS maps.

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NG 6797 0982 (40m by 40m)
Map sheet NG60NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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