MHG227 - Mound, Ousdale Burn


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Former Type) MOUND (Unknown date)
  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A large, grass-covered mound with damage on the E face, revealing stone. It measures 20.9 by 13.3 by 0.5m in maximum height, but has no distinct form.
C Batey 1982.

This is a natural rise on which early-modern field clearance has been dumped and subsequently quarried.
Visited by OS (J M) 3 August 1982.

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Grid reference Centred ND 0688 1921 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND01NE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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