EHG3315 - East Sutherland Coastal Zone Assessment Survey



Glasgow University (GUARD)


Feb-Mar 2010


A rapid coastal zone assessment survey was conducted by Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD) along the East Sutherland coastline from Bonar Bridge to Ord Point. The desk-based assessment and walkover survey produced a total of 107 new sites and 287 previously recorded archaeological sites, of which three were Scheduled Ancient Monuments and 44 were Listed Buildings. In addition two Gardens & Designed Landscapes were present within the survey area. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8357 0189 (47187m by 33210m) Copied HER enquiries polygon
Map sheet NC80SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

Related Monuments/Buildings (120)

  • Allt Briste - Lookout Post (Building)
  • Allt Briste lookout post (Building)
  • Ardwoan Pier (Monument)
  • Bank of Scotland, Bonar Bridge (Building)
  • Bank, The Mound (Monument)
  • Barns/boathouses at The Girnel, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Bertha's House & Store To Rear, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Boathouse, Strathsteven (Monument)
  • Bonar Bridge, New Bridge (1973) (Monument)
  • Bonar Bridge, Old Bridge (1892) (Monument)
  • Boundary bank, Poll na Caorach (Monument)
  • Breakwaters, Golspie (Monument)
  • Bridge Spanning Outfall of Lake Ospisdale, Skibo Castle (Monument)
  • BRORA (Monument)
  • Brora Bridge (Monument)
  • Brora Links, Brora Back Beach (Monument)
  • Buildings, Ferrytown, Skibo (Monument)
  • Bunker and Radio Mast, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Bunker and Radio Mast, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Bunker, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Bunker, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Cambusavie Halt, Dornoch Light Railway (Monument)
  • Carving on Stone, On Beach, Dornoch Caravan Park (Monument)
  • Chain Home Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Clearance Cairn, Dunrobin Castle (Monument)
  • Collapsed dry stone wall, Golspie Links (Monument)
  • Collapsed dry stone wall, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Cottage (site), S of Littleferry Cottage (Monument)
  • Custom House, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Dornoch Shore (Monument)
  • Dornoch, Coastguard Rescue Equipment Building (Monument)
  • Drain - Strathsteven (Monument)
  • Dry stone walling, Criech (Monument)
  • Dry stone walling, Spinningdale (Monument)
  • Drystone Wall, Criech (Monument)
  • Dunrobin Castle, Estate Cottages (Monument)
  • Dunrobin Castle, Kitchen Garden (Parks and Gardens)
  • Dunrobin Castle, pier (Monument)
  • East Helmsdale (Monument)
  • Farmstead, Kintradwell Links (Monument)
  • Ferry, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Field clearance cairn, Criech (Monument)
  • Firing Range - Inverbrora (Monument)
  • Firing range, Golspie (Monument)
  • Former Red Herring House, Shore Street, Helmsdale (Building)
  • Golspie (Monument)
  • Golspie Gasworks (Monument)
  • Golspie Pier (Monument)
  • Golspie, Main Street, Smithy To Rear of Anvil House (Building)
  • Harbour House, Shore Street, Helmsdale (Building)
  • Harbour Road, Brora (Monument)
  • House - Bridge End, Bonar Bridge (Building)
  • House, former Fish Curing Yard Offices, Shore Street, Helmsdale (Building)
  • Huts, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Icehouse, Dornorch Rd, Bonar Bridge (Monument)
  • Icehouse, E of Embo Mains, Embo Links (Monument)
  • Icehouse, Helmsdale (Building)
  • Lime kiln - Brora, Clyne, Sutherland (Monument)
  • Line of timber posts, Intertidal Zone, Swordale (Monument)
  • Line of timber posts, Intertidal Zone, Swordale (Monument)
  • Lookout post, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Lookout post, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Lower Brora (Monument)
  • Lower Brora, Icehouse (Building)
  • Midden - Cuthill Links (Monument)
  • Midden, 200yds W of Muckle Ferry, Evelix Cottage (Monument)
  • Mound - Ferry Wood (Monument)
  • Myron House, Main Street, Golspie (Building)
  • Navidale (Monument)
  • Newton Point (Monument)
  • Newton Point (Monument)
  • Offices (now clubhouse), N of Ferrytown, Skibo (Monument)
  • Old Distillery, Helmsdale (Monument)
  • Pictish symbol stone - St Ninians Chapel, Navidale (Find Spot)
  • Pier, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Pilots House, Littleferry (Building)
  • Portgower (Monument)
  • Possible boundary, Meikle Ferry (Monument)
  • Possible coastal defence, Cuthill Sands (Monument)
  • Possible dry stone walling, Criech (Monument)
  • Possible fence line, Poll na Caorach (Monument)
  • Possible Harbour, Landing place, Bonar Bridge (Monument)
  • Possible jetty features, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Possible landing place, Loch Fleet (Monument)
  • Possible quarry, Spinningdale (Monument)
  • Possible Radar Mast Base, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Possible WWII Coastal defences, W of Dornoch Point (Monument)
  • Post Office/Radio Station, Brora (Monument)
  • Putative cist, Kintradwell Links (Monument)
  • Quarry; Dornoch Links (Monument)
  • Radar Mast Base, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Radar Mast Base, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Radar Mast Base, Radar Station, Loth (Monument)
  • Railway bridge, Kintradwell links (Monument)
  • Rifle range, Golspie Links (Monument)
  • Rifle Range, W end of Helmsdale (Monument)
  • Rig and furrow - Inverbrora, Clyne, Sutherland (Monument)
  • Salt Man's House - Brora, Clyne, Sutherland (Monument)
  • Series of buildings, Criech (Building)
  • Shell midden, Cuthill Sands (Monument)
  • Site of Mound Viaduct, Loch Fleet (Monument)
  • Site of possible earlier footbridge, Culmaily Burn (Monument)
  • South Pier, Littleferry (Monument)
  • Spinningdale Mill (Building)
  • St Ninians Chapel and cemetery - Navidale (Monument)
  • St. John the Baptist's Well, Helmsdale (Monument)
  • Stone boundary, Baldruim Wood (Monument)
  • Stone retaining wall, Cambusavie (Monument)
  • Storehouse, E side Littleferry (Monument)
  • Structure, Spinningdale (Monument)
  • Structure, Spinningdale (Monument)
  • Timber boathouse, Spinningdale (Monument)
  • Timber posts in Loch, Poll na Caorach (Monument)
  • Timber posts, Evelix Cottage, Poll na Caorach (Monument)
  • Timber posts, Fload Bay (Monument)
  • Timber posts, Spinningdale (Monument)
  • Tiree, Golspie (Building)
  • Track - Inverbrora, Clyne, Sutherland (Monument)
  • WW2 Bunker Littleferry (Monument)
  • WWII Pill box, Bonar Bridge (Monument)

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Record last edited

Jul 23 2019 11:45AM

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