MHG600089 - Turf dykes, Tòrr Mòr Ghaoideil and Gaoth Dail, Rhu


Turf dykes at Tòrr Mòr Ghaoideil and Gaoth Dail, Rhu

Type and Period (1)

  • TURF BANK (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey at Tòrr Mòr Ghaoideil and Gaoth Dail was undertaken in 2015 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al, exploring the area to the east of the large enclosure recorded at Gaoth Dail.

Site 3. Turf dyke running at right angles to the loch. Part of series of dykes shown on O.S. 1:25000 map. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6708 8498 (112m by 177m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68SE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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