MHG50983 - Target - Kilmuir, Cromarty Firth


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Type and Period (1)

  • TARGET (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A timber tower (8 posts at 1.5m intervals) 3.5m high. Iron framed winding mechanism atop it.
Leading inshore from the tower is a linear stone setting running in from the Eastern extremity for approx 25 m by 1.5-2m wide and upstanding no more than 20 cm.
Upright timbers are c 20 by 25cm and rotting at base.
The survey records the tower at NGR 7605 7275. <1>

GIS spatial data created 2019 based on OS Master Map. The structure is also visible at this location in 2009 Aps. <2> <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 75924 72605 (7m by 7m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH77SE

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