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GEARRAIDH ACAIRSAID, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

GEARRAIDH ACAIRSAID, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

These may have been the sheilings used by 2 or 3 Lundale.

Summary:

SHIELING? (Undated)

Location:

NB 1969 2930

Full description:

NB12NE 39 1969 2930

What may be three roofed and two unroofed shieling-huts are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Island of Lewis, Ross-shire 1853, sheet 25), but they are not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1973).
Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 29 September 1997.

Acknowledgement:

Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006.

 

Title: GEARRAIDH ACAIRSAID, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Shieling
SMR Record ID: MWE134824
Grid Ref Northing: 929300
Grid Ref Easting: 119690
Record Maintained By: CEBL
Subject Id: 30974