MHG1705 - Mound, Biel of Duncansby


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Type and Period (2)

  • MOUND (Undated)
  • (Alternate Type) CHAMBERED CAIRN? (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A large, low-lying, grass-covered prehistoric mound 35m by 40m by 1-2m high, with quarrying revealing stone work, lintel slabs and curving walled passage noted on west side of mound.
C E Batey 1984, visited 1980.

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Grid reference Centred ND 3775 7011 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND37SE
Civil Parish CANISBAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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