MHG5990 - Lower Halistra


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Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG25NW 9.02 2447 5968.

This farmstead, which is situated at the head of a croft to the SW of the public road to Trumpan, comprises two buildings and an attached enclosure; both buildings are shown as roofed on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Island of Skye &c Inverness-shire 1880, sheet ix). The building on the NE of the enclosure has a central door between two windows and measures 9.2m from NW to SE by 4.3m transversely within rubble-faced walls 0.9m in thickness and 1.5m in height. That to the SW side, a two compartment structure with an entrance on the SE side and outshot to the NE, measures 7.9m from NE to SW by 3.9m transversely within similar walls.
(WAT 90 67-8, 144)
Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 1 October 1990.

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Grid reference Centred NG 2447 5968 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG25NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish DUIRINISH

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