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Salnafairn, Lower Coire Mhalagain

Enclosure (Period Unassigned), Shieling Mound (Post Medieval)

Site Name Salnafairn, Lower Coire Mhalagain

Classification Enclosure (Period Unassigned), Shieling Mound (Post Medieval)

Canmore ID 289691

Site Number NG90NW 20

NGR NG 92686 09926

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Glenelg (Skye And Lochalsh)
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Skye And Lochalsh
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NG90NW 20 92686 09926

NG 92686 09926 A low, circular shieling mound, with a central depression, c1.5m in internal diameter.

NG 92690 10490 A substantial enclosure, roughly semi-circular in shape, formed by a part retaining and part free standing boulder and turf wall, c45m radius and 40m diameter.

NG 92691 09937 A low, circular shieling mound, with a central depression c2.5m in internal diameter.

NG 92698 09944 A low, circular shieling mound, with a central, circular depression, measuring c3m in internal diameter.

NOSAS, 2007.

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