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GARRY TODALE, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

GARRY TODALE, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

Summary:

SHIELING? (Undated)

Location:

NB 0958 2908

Full description:

NB02NE 14 0958 2908

What may be five roofed shieling-huts are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire, Island of Lewis 1854, sheet 24). Three unroofed buildings are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1973).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 4 September 1997

Acknowledgement:

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

Oral Tradition from Comunn Eachdraidh Uig:

Finlay Maciver, Carishader, identifies the shieling (Gearraidh Todale) as one previously used by residents of Kneep. (2005)

 

Title: GARRY TODALE, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Shieling
Period: 19th Century
SMR Record ID: MWE132196
Grid Ref Northing: 929080
Grid Ref Easting: 109580
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 32229