NG6307 : Signs of old agriculture

taken 8 years ago, near to Kilbeg, Highland, Great Britain

Signs of old agriculture
Signs of old agriculture
On the moorland slopes south of Loch nan Uamh are several patches of ground, such as this one, that once were farmed. The pile of stones in the foreground is a small cell. I'm not sure of its purpose, but perhaps it was for storage of some kind.
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NG6307   (more nearby )
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Tuesday, 2 February, 2010   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 2 February, 2010
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Ancient agriculture   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 63827 07108 [1m precision]
WGS84: 57:5.6489N 5:54.0214W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 63827 07108
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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