MHG60122 - Clearance cairns - Doire Fhada, Rhu
Six clearance cairns at Doire Fhada, Rhu
Type and Period (2)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- RIG AND FURROW (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
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 9. Clearance cairn 1.5 metres high and 4 metres diameter with two more near by to the SW and S.
Site 10. Cairn c.3 x 2 metres against east facing hill with rigs to the east with another cairn 10 metres to the south c. 1 metre high also c.3 x 2 mtrs.
Site 11. Clearance against the ridge on the east side of the rigs – land then falls away steeply covered in trees. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NM 6645 8399 (25m by 67m)|
|Civil Parish||ARISAIG AND MOIDART|
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