MHG31866 - Peat cuttings - Cnoc a' Ghrianain


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  • PEAT CUTTING (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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Peat Cuttings.
N corner of self-contained old peat cuttings, cut into a short heather and grass-covered, 6 degrees W-sloping, flat moorland hillside. The NW edge of the cuttings trends 230 degrees to 283668 912238, where it turns at right-angles towards the SE for 10m, before turning again at right-angles at its S corner, to trend parallel to the NW side to the E corner, which is 10m from the original NW corner on a bearing of 110 degrees.

Attached to the E corner is a further rectangular area of old peat cuttings, trending 110 degrees obliquely uphill for 60m, and extending for 10m out from the NE side. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8372 1229 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC81SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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