MHG32357 - Sheepfold, Achkeepster


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Type and Period (1)

  • SHEEP FOLD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Sheepfold, circular structure marked on 1st ed OS. <1>

The site was visited by J Hooper in 2001 during a walkover survey in advance of a proposed wind farm development. The walls only stand to about 5-6 courses in height, but clearly taper towards the top. The stell is 12m in diameter, over walls 0.5m high, with the entrance in the SW quadrant. <2>

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Grid reference Centred ND 1660 5094 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND15SE
Civil Parish WATTEN
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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