MHG58390 - Structure - Loch Barabhaig


A poorly preserved round- ended structure was identified during a pre- afforestation survey.

Type and Period (3)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A poorly preserved round-ended structure was recorded by Martin Wildgoose during a pre-afforestation survey in 2002. It was Situated amongst lazybeds at the foot of the slope on the E side of Buaile Mhor. It was on a N-S alignment and measured 6.5m x 4.5m, with walls 0.8m thick. There was no obvious entrance and the site was obscured by dense bracken. <1>

The structures do not appear on the 1st or 2nd edition OS maps.

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NG 6949 0986 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG60NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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