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Slaggan

Head Dyke (Post Medieval), Township (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Slaggan

Classification Head Dyke (Post Medieval), Township (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 105053

Site Number NG89SW 10

NGR NG 844 940

NGR Description Centred NG 844 940

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Gairloch
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NG89SW 10 centred 844 940

A township comprising twenty-two roofed, three partially roofed and two unroofed buildings, four enclosures, some field walls and two lengths of head-dyke is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire 1881, sheet xix). Fourteen unroofed buildings, five enclosures, a sheepfold, some field walls and part of a head-dyke are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10560 map (1969).

Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 22 April 1996

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