MHG5242 - Dun Chlo

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Type and Period (1)

  • DUN (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NG60SW 7 618 015.

On a promontory bearing the placename Dun Chlo. A discontinuous grassy bank encloses a roughly circular area, 9-10m in diameter. Single outer facing stones on the SW arc. Two short stretches of outer walling to the SE on the seaward side. The dun is mentioned in the Statistical Account of 1795.
C Swanson 1982; OSA 1795.

This site was included in the Atlas of Hillforts of Britain and Ireland online database. See link below for site entry. <1>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 6180 0150 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG60SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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