MHG63023 - Sunken track - Fairy Glen Wood


A sunken track can be traced for over 200 yards in Fairy Glen Wood

Type and Period (1)

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

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  • 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. Fairy Glen Wood.
Running down through the wood from near the Lyne road end is a sunken track which can be traced with certainty for over 200 yards. This may have been the old route before the present road was built. <1>

Ordnance Survey Mastermap <2>

1st Edition OS 6" <3>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location based on Ordnance Survey Mastermap. <2> (T. Blackie 11/8/23)

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Grid reference Centred NH 5568 4278 (50m by 50m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54SE
Civil Parish KIRKHILL
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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