MHG62866 - Hut - Laig, Eigg


A hut at Laig, Eigg.

Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

This sub-rectangular building stands above a storm beach on the S shore of the Bay of Laig. It measures 4.8m in length by 3.1m within faced rubble walls 0.8m in thickness and 0.6m in height. There is an entrance in N side wall, and a small outshot to the E.
The remains of what is probably a hut (188) stand 60m to the ENE. It measures 4m in length by 3.3m in breadth within rubble walls standing 0.6m in height.
EIGG01 187-8
Visited by RCAHMS (AGCH) 11 June 2001 <1>

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Grid reference Centred NM 4572 8826 (15m by 9m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM48NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES

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