MHG53042 - Possible Hut Circle - Loch Borralie West

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE? (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Curvilinear length of walling, 5.8 m NNW/SSE and 0.8 m wide, surviving 1-3 courses high. Composed of rounded and subangularstones of various types. Structure being exposed through deflation and rabbit burrowing; some of the latter lead beneath the wall.
On shelf at top of small, twisting valley leading down to Kyle of Durness.
Possibly part of a hut-circle.
Recommendations: Monitor and control rabbits. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3743 6690 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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