MHG2389 - Greenhill Broch
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Type and Period (1)
- BROCH (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)
Broch (NR) (site of) OS 1:10,000 map, (1977)
A grass-covered hillock, 15ft high and about 110ft in overall diameter, containing the remains of a broch. No building is visible, and part of the broch, near the top, seems to have been removed.
This is now a severely mutilated mound, with no identifiable features. Visited by OS (A A) 5 May 1967.
George Watson, Caithness Chapel Sites (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3470.
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, 52, No. 195 (Text/Report). SHG2664.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 2945 3731 (70m by 70m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2300:35:1177880253467667::::P35_SELECTED_MONUMENT:557 (Historic Scotland scheduled monument description (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM557 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/8576 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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