MHG58394 - Pen - Buaile Mhor


A ruinous boulder pen was identified during a pre- afforestation survey.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A ruinous boulder pen set against the NE side of a low rocky outcrop was recorded by Martin Wildgoose during a pre-afforestation survey for Barabhaig WGS in 2002. It measured 5.5m x 4m with walls 0.8m thick and had no obvious entrance. <1>

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

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Grid reference Centred NG 6885 1089 (40m by 40m)
Map sheet NG61SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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