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AIRIGH EISHAL, LEWIS - TOWN (Undated)

AIRIGH EISHAL, LEWIS - TOWN (Undated)

Summary:

TOWN (Undated)
Centred on NB 412 189

Location:

NB 412 189

Full description:

NB41NW 4 centred on 412 189

A township comprising thirty-seven roofed, eight unroofed buildings, seven of which are annotated as Ruins, fourteen enclosures and a head-dyke is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire, Island of Lewis 1854, sheet 38). A modern crofting township comprising fifty-three roofed, six partially roofed, thirty-seven unroofed buildings and the fragmentary remains of the head-dyke are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1974).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 9 July 1997

Acknowledgement:

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

 

Title: AIRIGH EISHAL, LEWIS - TOWN (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Town/Village
SMR Record ID: MWE134075
Grid Ref Northing: 918900
Grid Ref Easting: 141200
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 31835