MHG59920 - Storehouse/boathouse, Taigh a’Phortair (Porter’s Lodge) Rhumach Field and Steadings, Rhu


Storehouse/boathouse at Taigh a’Phortair (Porter’s Lodge) Rhumach Field and Steadings, Rhu

Type and Period (1)

  • BOAT HOUSE (19th Century to 20th Century - 1801 AD? to 2000 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This survey, undertaken in 2014 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al, covered the land around Taigh a’Phortair (Porter’s Lodge) Rhumach Field and Steadings.
Site 3. Storehouse, c.10 x 6 mtrs probably built in 1885, now a boathouse. Stone built with slated roof. Walls 2ft 6ins thick. Broad doorway east facing with, 7ft x 9ft with 3 wooden lintels. Back door facing W. Boarded window in N. gable end. Longside N/S. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6271 8513 (9m by 11m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68NW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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