MHG60291 - Dyke - Camas Leathann, Rhu


Turf dyke and stone walling at Camas Leathann, Rhu

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey of Camas Leathann (Broad or Wide Bay) was undertaken in 2014 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Sites 16,17. The east end of a turf dyke was revealed by a muir fire. At the west end, the turf wall changes to stone walling against high outcrops over the shore. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6504 8346 (109m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM68SE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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