MHG1750 - Burnt Mound, Clais Na Goilean


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Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possibly prehistoric mound, 13 by 12.5m, with erosion at the summit revealing burnt stone. A hollow, 5 by 3.5m, adjacent on the NW, has at its edges upright slabs which may represent a structure.
C E Batey 1982.

GIS spatial data amended in 2018 to location as seen on 2009 vertical APs. <1>

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Grid reference Centred ND 2874 3617 (16m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND23NE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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