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Lochan Dubh

Drain(S) (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Lochan Dubh

Classification Drain(S) (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Balnagrantach; Culnakirk

Canmore ID 116590

Site Number NH43SE 35

NGR NH 499 336

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Urquhart And Glenmoriston
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH43SE 35 499 336

Tumbled down stone walling of an elrig for trapping deer in a narrow pass.

(elrig is Gaelic for deer trap)

Coghill et al 1989.


Field Visit (2 September 1997)

NH43SE 35 499 336

The only artificial features that could be seen at this location on the date of visit were a series of drains flanked by upcast.

Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 2 September 1997


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