MHG6446 - Lon Nan Earb


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Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING HUT (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG46NW 19 4180 6870.

Shieling-huts postulated from oral evidence.
M D MacSween 1959.

Situated predominantly on the lower (E-facing) slope of a cutting made by the stream, and at a height of c210m lies a cluster of embanked cell structures. The majority are twin celled, with mounds rising to a maximum of just over 2m in height. They follow the course of the stream with outliers on the eastern bank.
Visited by R Miket July 1990.

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Grid reference Centred NG 4180 6869 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG46NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish KILMUIR

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