MHG53097 - Loch Borralie West


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Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Right-angled walling eroding out of side of dunes to W. Measures 4.3 m WSW/ESE x 2.1 m.
Visible as faced drystone wall, 2 boulder/skins apparent and standing to < 0.6 m high - maximum 3 courses. Appears to be revetting sand (with sparse turf cover) to W below dune edge. Overlies structure 89 to E.
Within large fenced deflated area E of plantation. Overlooks Loch Borralie to E.
Possible a corner of a building eroding out of edge of deflation. Appears to be at same level as structure 87, and both overlie structure 89.
Recommendations: Monitor and control rabbits. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3806 6744 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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