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Lewis, Great Bernera, Breaclete

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

Site Name Lewis, Great Bernera, Breaclete

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

Canmore ID 137098

Site Number NB13NE 18

NGR NB 1610 3700

NGR Description Centred on NB 1610 3700

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



A township, comprising nine roofed buildings, two of which are annotated as ruins, four unroofed buildings and a head-dyke is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Island of Lewis, Ross-shire 1854, sheet 17). A crofting township, comprising forty roofed buildings and three unroofed buildings is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1974).

Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 22 September 1997.


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