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Islay, Sruthan Poll Nan Gamhna

Lime Kiln (Period Unassigned), Township (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Islay, Sruthan Poll Nan Gamhna

Classification Lime Kiln (Period Unassigned), Township (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Cnoc Mor Ghrasdail

Canmore ID 37605

Site Number NR34NW 29

NGR NR 3050 4740

NGR Description Centred on NR 3050 4740

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 29 centred on 3050 4740

This township is named Cnoc Mor Ghrasdail on an RCAHMS handlist. To the E of it (NR 3058 4740) there is a 'Good kiln'.

NMRS, MS/460

Four unroofed buildings, two of which are sub-divided long buildings, three enclosures and a lime kiln are depicted on the OS 1st edition 6-inch map (Argyllshire 1882, sheet ccxxxi) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1981).

Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 4 December 1998


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