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TUAIR - STRUCTURE (Undated), SITE (Undated)

TUAIR - STRUCTURE (Undated), SITE (Undated)


SITE (Undated)
Rectilinear structure


NB 10272 35322

Full description:

no. 48
This is a rectilinear structure 25m south of the blackhouse site 52 (SMR no.1584) above Loch na Berie. The structure is c. 6m north-south by 4m externally. It has a drystone wall, 0.8m wide and up to 1m high, with a turf/earth core. It has markedly rounded internal corners. The internal wall on the east side is irregular and hints at a central 'waist' or partition. The structure has been truncated to the north by a drainage ditch.
Armit 1992, 62


Ian Armit. 1992. CFA, University of Edinburgh Archaeological Field Survey of the Bhaltos (Valtos) Peninsula, Lewis.
1994. 'Archaeological field survey of the Bhaltos (Valtos) peninsula, Lewis', Proc Soc Antiq Scot. Part No 124. No.48, 85


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

Title: TUAIR - STRUCTURE (Undated), SITE (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Structure
SMR Record ID: MWE72741
Grid Ref Northing: 935322
Grid Ref Easting: 110272
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 33080