MHG48140 - Ulbster School


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Type and Period (1)

  • QUARRY (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (18/05/2006)
ND34SW 341 ND 32445 41482

This disused limestone quarry is situated immediately W of the A99(T) public road, and the remains of a broch (ND34SW 9) stand on its W lip. The quarry measures 55m from N to S by 6m transversely and it has been dug into the E-facing slope to a depth of up to 3m. The interior contains a small amount of loose stone at the foot of its W face. The quarry is first depicted on the 2nd edition of the OS 6-inch map (Caithness 1907, sheet xxix).
(YARROWS04 266)
Visited by RCAHMS (ATW) 25 August 2004.

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Grid reference Centred ND 32445 41482 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet ND34SW
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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