MHG6258 - Meall Buaile Nan Caorach


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Type and Period (2)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RIG AND FURROW (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

On a gently-sloping SE-facing shelf above the shore at Meall Buaile nan Caorach is an area of rig cultivation containing two superimposed circular structures. The smaller stone-built structure has a radius of 4.7m over walls 1.2m wide; a door-opening lies on the N-facing side. This overlies an earlier ruinous structure with a radius of 7.5m over walls 1.4m thick.
Visited by C S, 3 April 1990.

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Grid reference Centred NG 6375 1578 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG61NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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