MHG63125 - Sheepfold? - W of Halladale River, Sutherland


A possible sheepfold is visible on aerial photographs to the west of the Halladale River, Sutherland.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHEEP FOLD (18th Century to 19th Century - 1701 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A sheepfold is shown on the OS 1st edition 6 inch map to the west of the Halladale River, Sutherland. It is not shown on subsequent maps. <1>

It is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1991-2001. Although its details are obscured somewhat by vegetation It has a square enclosure at its west end and may have the remains of a hut circle at its centre incorporated into its construction. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8935 6027 (50m by 31m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC86SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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