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Mealbost, Pabbay Mhor, Lewis - CAIRN (Undated), ENCLOSURE (Undated), CEMETERY? (Undated)

Mealbost, Pabbay Mhor, Lewis - CAIRN (Undated), ENCLOSURE (Undated), CEMETERY? (Undated)

Summary:

CAIRN (Undated)
ENCLOSURE (Undated)
CEMETERY? (Undated)
Cairns within enclosure, possible cemetery, possible settlement

Location:

NB 10448 38046

Full description:

NB 104 380 (approx) Cairn field within probable enclosure. Several stone cairns, sub-rectangular, E-W and N-S aligned. Possible early burial site rather than clearance?
Carol Knott, 7.8.2000

The name of this site, Mealabost, suggests a settlement site of the Norse period. MML 3.9.2000

Acknowledgement:

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

 

Title: Mealbost, Pabbay Mhor, Lewis - CAIRN (Undated), ENCLOSURE (Undated), CEMETERY? (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Enclosure
SMR Record ID: MWE142841
Grid Ref Northing: 938046
Grid Ref Easting: 110448
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 32940