MHG59856 - Building, Western Rhu Peninsula

Summary

Ruined building at Western Rhu Peninsula

Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • WELL? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The north western area of the Rhu peninsula is now part of Rhu Farm, stretching west and north to the coast of the main farmhouse to the point at Rhubh’ Arisaig in the north-west corner. It was surveyed in 2013 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Site 13. Very degraded ruin c.7 x 3 mtrs obscured by vegetation on eastern side of an extensive peat bog – possible entrance to the east side facing hillside. Possible well just up the hill side to the NE. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 6192 8448 (5m by 5m)
Map sheet NM68SW
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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