MHG61436 - Acairseid Driseach Cleared Beach - Tanera More
Cleared Beach/landing point on Tanera More
Type and Period (1)
- LANDING POINT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
The North of Scotland Archaeological Society surveyed Tanera Mor in October 2007.
Site 7. Acairseid Driseach Cleared Beach. In a NW facing bay and on a SE-NW main axis this cleared beach has 3 “legs” divided by uncleared beach and bedrock. The central leg is 24m in length and the other 2 are 16m and 17.5m. All three have a width of 4m and converge for the last 10m to the sea where the combined width is 8.7m. <1>
NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs. <2>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Marshall, M.. 2017. Report (incomplete) of an Archaeological Survey of the Island of Tanera Mor by members of NOSAS - Saturday, 20th October 2007. North of Scotland Archaeological Society. Digital. p.2,9.
- <2> Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map). XY
|Grid reference||Centred NB 9840 0813 (27m by 64m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/115390 (Link to HES Canmore record)
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