MHG60173 - Dyke - east of Rhumach steadings, Rhu


Large stone and turf dyke east of Rhumach steadings, Rhu

Type and Period (2)

  • DYKE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • RIG AND FURROW (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey of the area east of Rhumach steadings was undertaken in 2014 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Sites 21,23. Southern end of a large stone and turf dyke running into hillside on the east side of a bowl of land and then dog legs round a crag at the northern end. Huge areas of rigs to east and west of the dyke. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6399 8492 (50m by 113m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68SW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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