MHG34678 - Cruaidh Bheinn
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Type and Period (1)
- Rig And Furrow (Undated)
- None recorded
During a desk-based assessment exercise in advance of a proposed afforestation scheme at Glen Spean by the Centre for Archaeology in 1998 analysis of aerial photographs revealed a cluster of patches of cultivation rigs. The subsequent ground survey noted that these patches probably corresponded to areas of short grass cover within other areas of thicker bracken and bog myrtle cover. In one patch east of the track poorly defined cultivation rigs were detected. This evidence suggests that obscured cultivation rigs may survive more extensively across the west slopes of Cruaidh Bheinn. <1>
<1> Dunwell, A, 1998, Glen Spean Estate, Glen Roy, Lochaber, Highland: Archaeological Survey (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG25787.
|Grid reference||Centred NN 2967 8363 (30m by 29m) (Buffered by site type)|
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Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/142258 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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