MHG62900 - Linear earth work - Achnagairn


Linear earth work at Achnagairn

Type and Period (1)

  • LINEAR EARTHWORK (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Inverness Field Club, led by Donald Coghill, surveyed a number of sites in the Aird area between 1987 and 1989. Achnagairn.
In a mature beechwood there are traces of a linear earth work running close to, and parallel with, the old road to Moniack. This may have been connected with a previous drove road. (see Site No. 101 in the record) <1>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location based on grid coordinates and location of old road on 2009 aerial photographs. (T. Blackie 05/07/23)

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 5502 4497 (91m by 150m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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