MHG12553 - Broch, Cnoc an Tighe

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Type and Period (1)

  • BROCH (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC66SW 1 615 610.

A 'Pictish Tower' occurs on the road to Scullamy (ie between NC 6223 5938 and NC 6158 6100). J Horsburgh 1870.

This possible broch was not located during field investigation.
No further information Visited by OS (J L D) 22 April 1960.

"Cnoc an Tighe" - Hillock of the House (NC 617 609) may be of significance.
Visited by OS (A A) 13 July 1971.


Horsburgh, J, 1870, 'Notes of cromlechs, duns, hut-circles, chambered cairns, and other remains, in the County of Sutherland', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 7, 1866-8, pp 271-9, 275 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1182.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 6150 6100 (70m by 70m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC66SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish TONGUE

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