MHG7593 - Enclosure - Abhainn Alligin


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Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG85NW 12 8324 5820

21m by 12m oval enclosure; inner and outer wall faces composed of large upright boulders with smaller stones between. Walls up to 1m high and 1m wide - similar construction to Leas Mhor and Bheag (MHG7697 and MHG29368).
Recorded as part of M MacDonald Torridon Shieling Survey 1992.

The enclosure was recorded during a desk based assessment and walkover survey undertaken by J Wordsworth and J Harden at Torridon for the National Trust for Scotland in 1996-2002. <1>

GIS spatial data created 2019 based on OS Master Map. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NG 8324 5819 (17m by 25m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG85NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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