MHG58398 - Structures - Loch Barabhaig
A loose grouping of three boulder built structures 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?)
- None recorded
Three small stone cells lying at the foot of a prominent rocky outcrop were recorded by Martin Wildgoose during a pre-afforestation survey for Barabhaig WGS in 2002. The N most cell was rectangular and measured 3m x 1m internally, but the downslope wall had slipped away. About 12m to the SW was a smaller cell measuring 1.5m in overall diameter. A further 39m to the SW was the third structure, a very degraded cell measuring 3m x 2m overall. Martin Wildgoose described these structures lying on the SE side of the rocky outcrop, but the grid reference places them on the NE side. <1>
The structures do not appear on the 1st or 2nd edition OS maps.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 6834 1017 (100m by 100m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/312061/skye-loch-bharabhaig (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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