MHG59723 - Structure, Àrdgaserie, Rhu
Structure, possible shieling at Àrdgaserie, Rhu
Type and Period (2)
- STRUCTURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- SHIELING? (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
Àrdgaserie. This area is marked on the Roy Map of 1747 as Ardgashrig and on Thompson’s Atlas of 1832 as Ardgassick, but does not appear on any Ordnance Survey map. The land around Loch Doire Ghloghain is now very wet and boggy, hence the features noted are ranged on the hillsides to the east and west of the wide glen. It was surveyed in 2013 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.
Site 9. Low built structure max 3x3 mtrs, possible shieling with no tumble built on the west side of an outcrop of low bedrock on the edge of a large area of cultivation sloping to the east. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NM 6334 8418 (4m by 4m)|
|Civil Parish||ARISAIG AND MOIDART|
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