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Lewis, Aird Uig

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

Site Name Lewis, Aird Uig

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

Canmore ID 134977

Site Number NB03NE 42

NGR NB 0500 3780

NGR Description Centred NB 0500 3780

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish Uig
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NB03NE 42.00 centred 0500 3780

NB03NE 42.01 0520 3749 Mills

A township, comprising eleven roofed buildings, two of which are mills (see NB03NE 42.01), one unroofed building, five enclosures and a head-dyke is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Island of Lewis, Ross-shire 1854, sheet 16). A crofting township, comprising fifteen roofed, three partially roofed buildings, one unroofed building and a field-system is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1974).

Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 19 September 1997.

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