MHG62540 - Enclosure - Keppoch township


Ruined enclosure at Keppoch township

Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (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.

Enclosure 2. This trapezoidal enclosure on a SW facing slope is surrounded by a substantial turf and stone wall on 3 sides and by buildings 3 and 4 on its east and south sides. The enclosure measures 25m x 14-18m and the walls are between 0.5m and 1m in height and of 1m height. The enclosure has a cover of grass, rushes and bracken. Buildings 3, 4 and Enclosure 2 appear to be associated with one another. <1>

1st Edition OS 6" <2>

Ordnance Survey Mastermap <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 0958 8859 (37m by 23m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH08NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

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Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

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