MHG50857 - Kiltearn, Cromarty Firth

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Type and Period (1)

  • DRAIN (Undated)

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NMRS Report: (18/06/2007 13:37:07)
NH66NW 73 6167 6518

3.5m long by 0.25m wide by 0.25m deep
Square nail holes visible on upper surface. Probably made in three sections.
Underlies existing levee and may be associated with dressed red sandstone blocks which appear behind and under and incorporated in the present levee. Narrows towards the seaward side and a possible channel continues out towards the sea through the salt marshes.
CFA/MORA Coastal Assessment Survey 1998 <1>

Mark Stevens advises that the wooden drain in this listing has recently been partially buried by a load of what look like field cleared stones, not rubble. <2>


<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 289112 (Dataset). SHG24123.


<2> Private individual, 2008-11, Feedback from website visitor, Mark Stevens, 07/07/2011 (Text/Correspondence). SHG22709.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6167 6517 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NH66NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

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