MHG62865 - Hut and dyke - Laig, Eigg


A hut and dyke at Laig, Eigg.

Type and Period (2)

  • DYKE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD)
  • HUT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This hut, which is built against the E side of a dyke, is oval on plan and measures 3.2m from E to W by 1.8m transversely, within turf and stone walls 1m thick and 0.8m high. There is an entrance on the S.
(EIGG01 1029)
Visited by RCAHMS (AGCH) 21 April 2002; 15 October 2002 <1>

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Grid reference Centred NM 4551 8810 (6m by 27m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM48NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES

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