MHG61437 - 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?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The North of Scotland Archaeological Society surveyed Tanera Mor in October 2007.

Site 5. Acairseid Driseach Cleared Beach. In a SW facing bay and on a NE-SW axis this cleared beach is 13m in length and its upper limit is 9.40m below the High Water Mark. It has a width of 9.7m at its upper limit but narrows to 5.5m lower down. Recorded at just below mid tide. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2009 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NB 9852 0849 (20m by 17m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NB90NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

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