MHG2195 - Mound, Heatheryquoy
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Type and Period (1)
- MOUND (Undated)
- None recorded
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.
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.
- --- Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Batey, C E. 1981. Caithness coastal survey 1981: interim report. University of Durham, Department of Archaeology. . Wic 205.
- --- Text/Report: 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.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 3271 4171 (37m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/9030 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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