MHG600038 - Boathouse and slipway, Druim Ban, Rhu


Boathouse and slipway at Druim Ban, Rhu.

Type and Period (2)

  • BOAT HOUSE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1801 AD? to 2100 AD?)
  • SLIPWAY (19th Century to 21st Century - 1801 AD? to 2100 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey was undertaken in 2015 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al, covered the area to the north east of the bay at Saideil Druim an Daraich and then south-west above the tree line between 50 and 60 metres above sea level following the extant walling clearly marked on the map.

Site 1. Boat House marked on O.S. 1:25000 map - substantial stone building c.5 x 11 m with intact slate roof with a wooden double door on the SSW end. Slipway to bay over single shore. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6857 8440 (25m by 31m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68SE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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