MHG53027 - Kyle of Durness East

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHIELING? (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small subcircular structure with fairly well defined wall c 0.4 m thick. Measures 2.5 m E/W x 1.2 m internally. A few large boulders in wall but mainly smaller stones < 0.25 m across.
Gentle grassy NNW-facing slope, littered with stone, between large sandblows. C15 m above large sandblow, some burrowing in immediate vicinity. On S side of valley leading down to Kyle of Durness.
Possible shieling.
Recommendations: Monitor. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3763 6666 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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