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AIRIGH GIL A' BHEALLAICH, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

AIRIGH GIL A' BHEALLAICH, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

Summary:

SHIELING? (Undated)
Centred on NB 244 206

Location:

NB 244 206

Full description:

NB22SW 4 centred on 244 206

What may be twenty-one roofed shieling-huts and a head-dyke are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire, Island of Lewis 1854, sheet 36). Sixteen unroofed buildings and the head-dyke are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1973).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 10 July 1997

Acknowledgement:

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

 

Title: AIRIGH GIL A' BHEALLAICH, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Shieling
SMR Record ID: MWE133762
Grid Ref Northing: 920600
Grid Ref Easting: 124400
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 31411