MHG12108 - Possible Dun, Dun, Achamore

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • DUN (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC22SW 7 2424.
Mention is made of a 'great dune' at Achamore (NC 2424) now taken away to build office-houses and fences.
OSA 1795.

Siting not established. No local traditions of a dun in area.
Visited by OS (E G) 21 May 1962.

No further information. Visited by OS (J B) 12 August 1980.


Sir John Sinclair (ed.), 1791-9, The statistical account of Scotland, drawn up from the communications of the ministers of the different parishes, Vol. 16, 208 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2606.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 2399 2400 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC22SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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