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Raasay, South Fearns

Structure (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Raasay, South Fearns

Classification Structure (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 276697

Site Number NG53NE 176

NGR NG 5830 3507

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Portree
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Skye And Lochalsh
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NG53NE 176 5830 3507

A sub-rectangular drystone building was recorded here during a field survey of the Suisnish area of Raasay by ACFA, who have conducted surveys on the island every year since 1995. It measures 4.3m x 2.9m internally and has rounded corners. The walls survive to a maximum of 0.8m in height and are around a metre thick. There is an entrance in the N wall, 0.8m thick. The structure stands on the foundations of an earlier building, 8.9m long with a rounded end.

J Macdonald and J Scott Wood 2005.


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