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Am Breac-leathaid

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

Site Name Am Breac-leathaid

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

Canmore ID 91131

Site Number NC51SE 68

NGR NC 588 122

NGR Description centred on NC 588 122

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number AC0000807262. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Lairg
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland



What may be a township comprising three unroofed structures, four enclosures and a head-dyke is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Sutherland 1879, sheet lxxxvi). One unroofed structure attached to an enclosure is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1992).

Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 13 October 1995


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