MHG53072 - Field Wall - Loch Borralie West

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • BOUNDARY WALL (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Sinuous linear feature, defined by line of intermittent larger boulders (some orthostatic) and smaller nibble, 13.2 m long and 1.9 m average width. Appears to curve round to S at SE end, but main alignment is NW/SE (down slope). Gap 2.9 m wide may represent entrance.
On gradual, grassy SE-facing slope, with small blows in vicinity, overlooking upper part of valley.
Field wall, possibly associated with hut circle 58 and cairns 59.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3750 6717 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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