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Lewis, Gress River

Shieling Hut(S) (Post Medieval)(Possible)

Site Name Lewis, Gress River

Classification Shieling Hut(S) (Post Medieval)(Possible)

Canmore ID 136518

Site Number NB44NE 7

NGR NB 4566 4657

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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



What may be seven unroofed shieling-huts are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Island of Lewis, Ross-shire 1853, sheet 9), but they are not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1990).

Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 24 February 1997.


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