MHG12599 - Borgie Forest
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Type and Period (1)
- ENCLOSURE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
- None recorded
A group of about a dozen small mounds lies in the vicinity of the remains of old enclosures, probably associated with crofter occupation, about 2 miles south of Borgie Bridge (NC 668 587) and about 1/4 mile east of the River Borgie on the south end of the ridge at an elevation of about 300ft above sea level.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.
This area is densely afforested and the mounds were not located.
Visited by OS (J L D) 26 April 1960.
No change to previous field report.
Visited by OS (J B) 28 August 1978.
RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 73, No. 221 (Text/Report). SHG2657.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 6700 5600 (60m by 60m) (Buffered by site type)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/5741 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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