MHG62539 - Structure - Keppoch township


Ruined structure at Keppoch township

Type and Period (1)

  • STRUCTURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An archaeological survey of the township of Keppoch, Dundonnell, Ross-shire was undertaken by NOSAS members in April 2014. See MHG6300 for main township record.

Feature 1. A rectangular feature on a SE-NW alignment, which has curving corners, is recessed into the hill slope and measures roughly 16m x 8m. The recessed banks are up to 1.5m in height but the terminals grade off at the south end. There is a low pile of stones roughly circular and 6m in diameter at the centre; it is 0.5m high and has a dished central area. The purpose of this feature is unknown. <1>

1st Edition OS 6" <2>

Ordnance Survey Mastermap <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 0960 8857 (9m by 11m) Indicative centroid
Map sheet NH08NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

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