MHG6564 - Kilchrist


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  • BUILDING (Undated)

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NG62SW 60 6198 2039

About 400m SE of Cill Chriosd (NG62SW 3) amongst rough pasture is a group of well-built sub-rectangular structures. All have rounded external corners.
1. House. 6.7m by 3.1m. Built into the side of a dyke.
2. House. 13.3m by 3.1m. Divided internally 3m from N end.
3. House. 9m by 4m. Divided internally 5m from W end. Partition has a lintelled passage through base 0.2m wide by 0.5m high.
A secondary wall connects houses (2) and (3).
Visited by R Miket 4 April 1990

Two unroofed buildings are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Inverness-shire, Isle of Skye 1881, sheet xlvi). Two unroofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10560 map (1968).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 3 December 1996

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Grid reference Centred NG 6197 2039 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG62SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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