Shieling SSW of Mounthooly (Kirknewton)
These are the remains of a shieling on the western floodplain of the College Burn at the foot of The Schil. It survives as a low foundation covered with turf. It is divided into two rooms. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Medieval (1066 to 1540)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||FIELD SURVEY, College Valley Survey. Mounthooly 1994; TYNE AND WEAR MUSEUMS|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Kirknewton
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