MHG31864 - Peat cuttings - Cnoc a' Ghrianain


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  • PEAT CUTTING (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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Peat Cuttings.
SE corner of area of self-contained old peat cuttings, cut into short heather and grass-covered, 60 W-sloping, flat moorland hillside. From here, the E, uphill edge of the cuttings trend 0020 for 17m, to meet the N edge which trends downhill for 21m, before taking a northerly, 12m right-angled step and then continues downhill for a further 25m, cutting S again for 4m and turning W for 9m. From here, it trends S along the downhill, W edge to the SW corner, from where it trends uphill 0910 for 34m, stepping at right-angles to the S for 12m, to continue uphill to the original SE corner. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8360 1233 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC81SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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