MHG53029 - Kyle of Durness East


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Type and Period (1)

  • SHEEP FOLD (19th Century - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Drystone, semi-ruinous circular sheepfold, 11 m in diameter. Survives up to 1.6 m high, probably original height. Possible entrance in the E side. Sits atop enclosure 11.
Above 30 m contour on grassland overlooking Loch Borralie and Kyle of Durness.
Sheepfold marked on O.S. 1st edition map (1874)..
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3768 6656 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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