NG3047 : Sheep among the shielings

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from Roskhill, Highland, Great Britain

Sheep among the shielings
Sheep among the shielings
Grass still grows green on the humps of ground that are all that remain of old shielings in the Cnocantoul farmstead. These shielings were built of turf, so have now virtually disappeared back into the moor from which they were dug.
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NG3047, 10 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 27 January, 2010
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused  Heath, Scrub 
Ruin (from Tags)
Shieling Hut 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Skye 
Category
Shieling   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 304 474 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:26.1980N 6:29.6418W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 304 473
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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