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Kilchoman [1]

Islay, Kilchoman, Argyllshire.

NGR:NR 21700 62930
WGS84:55.77934, -6.44006
Length:6 m
Vert. Range:Not recorded
Altitude:70 m
Geology:Colonsay Group - Metasandstone, Mica Schist
Tags:Cave, Archaeo

Cave, inaccessible, overlooks Glean na Ceardaich. Traditionally thought to be a smithy. Two test pits found charcoal and lumps of furnace bottom suggesting ironworking.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

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This entry was last updated: 2020-11-02 13:33:09

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