MHG60271 - Possible storage feature - northeast of Milburn, Rhu

Summary

Well built possible storage feature northeast of Milburn, Rhu

Type and Period (1)

  • STOREHOUSE? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey of the northern edge of Claggan and north & east of Milburn was undertaken in 2014 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Site 20. Well built possible storage feature for kelp using the natural flat sides of dyke on the east and west side, stones placed on the sides to heighten the walls and the back southern side constructed of stones against the earth natural infill between the dykes . Entrance and north side more tumbled. West side over 2 mtrs high, east and north sides to over 1 ½ metres. Structure 2 ½ mtrs wide and c.3 mtrs long N/S. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 6465 8527 (4m by 4m)
Map sheet NM68NW
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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