MHG58395 - Shielings - Loch Barabhaig

Summary

Four very degraded turf ring mounds were identified during a pre- afforestation survey.

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A group of four very degraded turf ring mounds which appear to overlie a small area of lazybed cultivation were recorded Martin Wildgoose during a pre-afforestation survey for Barabhaig WGS in 2002. <1>

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

Sources/Archives (1)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 6885 1067 (60m by 60m)
Map sheet NG61SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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