MHG32091 - 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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Grouse Butt.
This U-shaped grouse butt is also at an early stage of collapse at its open-ended, lower sidewalls, and measures 2.5m across and 3m deep. The leading edge peat wall still survives to 1m and is topped with long tufted grass, and all of the walls are up to 0.6m thick, with an entrance opening to 134 degrees. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8668 1470 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC81SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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