MHG60326 - Building (the Trappers House) - West An Garbh Uillt, Rhu


Building (the Trappers House) at West An Garbh Uillt, Rhu

Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • TARGET (Second World War - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey of the area around West An Garbh Uillt (The Rough Burn) was undertaken in 2015 by Rough Bounds Archaeology et al.

Site 17. The shattered remains of a building known as the Trappers House where a family called MacRail lived until the early 1920s. The building is c.6 x 3 mtrs internally and was used as target practice in the WW2. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2012 aerial photographs. <2>

1st Edition OS 6" <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NM 6520 8493 (11m by 14m)
Map sheet NM68SE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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