MHG53091 - Loch Borralie West

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • BOUNDARY WALL? (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A line of large basal quartzite boulders running NW/SE downslope for c 30 m. The walling turns to run NE for c 2.5 m at SE end. Large gaps between the boulders. No bank evident, although there are some smaller stones along the line.
On sloping ground between 30 m and 10 m contours, with thin turf cover over sand.
Overlooks Loch Borralie to S and E and Kyle of Durness to SSW.
Possible field boundary, although may be fortuitous alignment of naturally occuring boulders
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3796 6727 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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