MHG59755 - Structure, Doire na Drise, Rhu


Ruined structure, possible shieling at Doire na Drise, Rhu

Type and Period (2)

  • STRUCTURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • SHIELING? (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Doire na Drise was surveyed in 2013 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Site 13. Well built ruin c.4 x 3 mtrs externally little tumble – sheiling like with walls to c.75 cms and entrance to the east - built against west side of cliffs that encircle the bay at the foot of Doire na Drise. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6269 8308 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68SW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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