MHG2195 - Mound, Heatheryquoy


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Type and Period (1)

  • MOUND (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Mound (NR) OS 1:10,000 map, (1976)

A grassy knoll, the character of which is not obvious. It measures 110ft N-S by 95ft transversely and 8ft in maximum height, with no depression in the summit.
RCAHMS 1911.

A low mound of indefinite shape, as described by RCAHMS, situated on a low ridge. Whether it is an antiquity or not cannot be ascertained without excavation.
Visited by OS (N K B) 27 April 1967.

A natural mound. C Batey 1981.

RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Third report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Caithness, 190, No. 586 (Text/Report). SHG2664.

Batey, C E, 1981, Caithness coastal survey 1981: interim report, Wic 205 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG1959.

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Grid reference Centred ND 3271 4171 (37m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND34SW
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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