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Islay, Airigh Aille

Field System (Period Unassigned), Shieling Hut (Post Medieval)(Possible)

Site Name Islay, Airigh Aille

Classification Field System (Period Unassigned), Shieling Hut (Post Medieval)(Possible)

Canmore ID 155620

Site Number NR34NW 43

NGR NR 3187 4748

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kildalton And Oa
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR34NW 43 3187 4748

"Applies to a ruin and a piece of pasture...'Beautiful Shealing'"

Name Book 1882

What may be one unroofed shieling-hut lying within a partially enclosed field is depicted on the OS 1st edition 6-inch map (Argyllshire 1882, sheet ccxxxi). One unroofed building is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1981).

Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 4 December 1998


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