MHG62255 - Possible shieling huts - Ben-a-cheilt


A possible shieling hut at Ben-a-cheilt.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING HUT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible shieling hut at Ben-a-cheilt visible on vertical aerial photographs taken in 2009. <1>

This feature may be that referred to in MHG62254 as the smaller of two shieling huts either side of a hut circle.

GIS spatial data created in 2021 according to feature as seen on 2009 vertical APs. <2>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 2022 3638 (10m by 10m)
Map sheet ND23NW
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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