MHG53086 - Loch Borralie West


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Type and Period (1)

  • REVETMENT? (Medieval - 1058 AD? to 1559 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Linear feature, measuring 15 m NNW/SSE x 2 m. Appears as length of revetment, 4-5 courses / c 0.8 m high, for 5.5m NNW/SSE. The 3 m to E are more overgrown and tumbled. Length of turfed over stony bank extends for 10 m from west end of revetment on slightly more westerly alignment, c 2 m wide and 0.7 m high. Facing evident along it near west end.
Undulating ground under turf and marram.
Possibly revetting a terrace or agricultural plot within enclosure 76. No sign of parallel wall to indicate a building.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3770 6773 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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