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AIRIGH AIRD, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

AIRIGH AIRD, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)

Summary:

SHIELING? (Undated)

Location:

NB 0928 3061

Full description:

NB03SE 35 0928 3061

What may be one roofed shieling-hut is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire, Island of Lewis 1854, sheet 24). One unroofed building is shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1974).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 3 September 1997

Acknowledgement:

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

Oral Tradition, Comunn Eachdraidh Uig:

Finlay Maciver, Carishader, identifies the shieling as Airigh Iain Gillies and used by the residents of Carishader. (2005)

Title: AIRIGH AIRD, LEWIS - SHIELING? (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Shieling
Period: 19th Century
SMR Record ID: MWE132219
Grid Ref Northing: 930610
Grid Ref Easting: 109280
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 32252