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Skye, Gleann Meadhonach

Township (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Skye, Gleann Meadhonach

Classification Township (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Aut A'ghlinne

Canmore ID 11416

Site Number NG50NE 5

NGR NG 579 052

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Sleat
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Skye And Lochalsh
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NG50NE 5 579 052.

NG 579 052. At the mouth of Glen Meadhonach, on the S side of the Allt a Ghlinne, a few feet above sea level, is a depopulated township. It comprises some 9 ruined houses, 2 outbuildings and 2 small enclosures. There are considerable areas of lazy-beds on the N side of the river, and further up the valley.

Visited by OS (A S P) 21 June 1961; Visible on RAF air photographs CPE/Scot/UK/372: 4009-10.

Recorded in February 1994. Full details are lodged with Dualchas, Skye and Lochalsh Museums Service.

Sponsor: Clan Donald Lands? Trust.

Dualchas 1994d.


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