MHG62239 - Mesolithic occupation site - Camas Daraich


A Mesolithic occupation site at Camas Daraich, Skye.

Type and Period (2)

  • OCCUPATION SITE (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • LITHIC WORKING SITE (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Mesolithic occupation site at Camas Daraich, Skye.

The site was discovered as a scatter of lithics during initial site visits following the finding of a Mesolithic occupation site to the south by S Birch and M Wildgoose in 1999 after the construction of a new access track by the local crofters. It was noted that this site had been totally destroyed by the new access track. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NG 5668 0012 (11m by 11m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG50SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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