MHG60114 - Possible causeway/turf dyke - Doire Fhada, Rhu


Possible causeway/turf dyke at Doire Fhada, Rhu

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey, covering open ground above a steep slope of woodland east of Doire Fhada, was undertaken in 2016 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Site 3. A ridge running minimum of 150 metres from NNE to SSW alongside a hill with a large area of rigs to the east. Possibly causewayed or a turf dyke that has been subsequently used as a path by people and animals. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6677 8437 (13m by 61m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68SE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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