MHG12108 - Possible Dun, Dun, Achamore
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Type and Period (1)
- DUN (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)
- None recorded
NC22SW 7 2424.
Mention is made of a 'great dune' at Achamore (NC 2424) now taken away to build office-houses and fences.
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.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 2399 2400 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/4665 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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