MHG32086 - Grouse butt - Allt Ghimmer


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Grouse Butt.
This well-preserved, U-shaped grouse butt measures 2.5m across with 3m long sidewalls and an entrance opening to 131 degrees. The peat walls are 1m high at the interior leading edge (0.6m high externally) and are 0.6m thick, and the butt is set on the W side of a small burn in the upper reaches of Allt Ghimmer in a broad open valley. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8676 1437 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC81SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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