MHG61159 - Shieling Huts - Glen Brittle


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Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING HUT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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Indistinct structures, likely shieling huts, are visible on aerial photography on the NW slop of Glen Brittle. <1> <2>

On the NW facing slopes of Glen Brittle, at 200m OD, is a group of at least 10 shieling huts distributed around two branches of an un-named tributary of the River Brittle These were visible on aerial photographs; RAF CPE/SCOT/372: 3153, 25cm orthorectified aerial photographs. <3>

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Grid reference Centred NG 4199 2394 (120m by 120m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG42SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish BRACADALE

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