MHG600051 - Turf wall, Druim Ban, Rhu

Summary

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 19. Low turf wall running NW from burn across boggy area of probable old cultivation on west side of burn. Alongside the east of the burn is a c.1 metre high embankment protecting the wide area of cultivation. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 6765 8402 (36m by 66m)
Map sheet NM68SE
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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