MHG60045 - Turf wall, Druim Ban, Rhu

Summary

Probable turf wall at Druim Ban, Rhu.

Type and Period (1)

  • TURF BANK? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 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 17. A low probable turf wall crossing the area of old cultivation NNW towards fenced area of new forestry and SSE up and possibly over the ridge. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 6774 8407 (47m by 40m)
Map sheet NM68SE
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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