MHG2542 - Allt Leanadh-Laogh

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Type and Period (1)

  • BATTLE SITE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Cairns (NR)
OS 6" map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1908)

A conflict took place near the junction of Allt Leanaidh Laoigh with the Breeiedale River, between some Sutherland and Caithness men about some calves, stolen by the former. The dead were buried under these few small cairns.
Name Book 1877.

A few small, insignificant peat mounds, barely distinguishable on heathland.
Visited by OS (W D J) 16 June 1960.

Only natural features noted. Visited by OS (J M) 20 October 1982.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ND 0134 3064 (50m by 50m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND03SW
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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