MHG53043 - Kyle of Durness East

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

  • LINEAR CLEARANCE CAIRN (Unknown date)
  • REVETMENT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Linear concentration of boulders and smaller rubble (basal quartzite and gneiss), 33 m long ENE/WSW and up to 8.5 m wide. Former bog on the lower ground to the S and improved pasture to the S of that.
On gently SW-facing sloping ground leading down to Kyle of Durness. which runs WSW. Rushes border the feature at N and S.
Clearance, or possible attempt to revet edge of former bog.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3727 6685 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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