MHG2237 - Mounds, Sow's Geo
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Type and Period (1)
- MOUND (Undated)
- None recorded
A: ND 2107 7630; B: ND 2118 7631. Two elliptical mounds located on false crests in a non-peat-cutting area. They may be composed of peat and have a low heather cover.
'A' is 6m NW-SE, 5.1m NE-SW and about 0.7m high.
'B', which is described as lying about 30m SE of 'A', measures 6.9m N-S by 5.5m E-W and about 0.7m high.
C E Batey 1982; R J Mercer 1981.
These two mounds are natural. There are others similar, if not as pronounced, to be seen over the general area.
Visited by OS (J M) 20 April 1982.
- --- Text/Report: Batey, C E. 1982. Caithness coastal survey 1982: interim reports 1980-2. . Dun 002, 003.
- --- Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Mercer, R J. 1981. Archaeological field survey in northern Scotland: volume II, 1980-81. University of Edinburgh. 30/12/1981. Paper and Digital. Nos. 574-5; map 13.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 2100 7630 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/8860 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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