MHG31876 - Grouse butt - Cnoc a' Ghrianain


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Type and Period (1)

  • GROUSE BUTT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

Grouse Butt.
Low, 4m diameter, disused grouse butt, cut into the hillside at its upper edge and built up at its lower edge and sides. There is a slight, 0.2m thick lip on the uphill side and the heavily eroded sidewalls, with some visible stone in their construction, survive to 0.3m high and 0.4m wide. The central area is very boggy and the former entrance opens to 303 degrees. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8344 1214 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC81SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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