MHG59498 - Structure - Gleann Lichd


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Alternate Type) SHIELING HUT? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRUCTURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A circular stone setting was recorded during an NTS pre-afforestation survey of Kintail and West Affric in 1997. It measured c.3m in diameter across stones c.0.4m wide and c.0.15m high. It lay isolated on the lower hill slope above the river Croe. It was interpreted as a shieling dairy or similar transhumance structure. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 0020 1746 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH01NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish GLENSHIEL

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