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Type of record:Monument
Name:Rectangular platform, Tallysow Wood, Brahan


A rectangular earthwork platform on a ridge overlooking Dunglass Island.

Grid Reference:NH 5242 5612
Map Sheet:NH55NW
Civil Parish:FODDERTY
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY

Monument Types

Other References/Statuses

  • Historic Environment Record: MHG55065

Full description

A rectangular earthwork platform on a ridge overlooking Dunglass Island, the only obvious defile on the whole route. This feature is potentially associated with a possible early medieval routeway (see MHG54596).
Information supplied by Cait McCullagh and Allan Mackenzie as part of the Roads Through Ross project. <1>

<1> MacKenzie, A and McCullagh, C, 06/2011, Roads Through Ross Project: Summary of Possibly Associated Features and Relationships (Dataset). SHG25437.

Related Monument/Building records

MHG54956Related to: Possible early roadway, Tarradale to Tain (Monument)

Related Investigations - none

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