MHG53115 - Field Walls - Loch Borralie North-west


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A curvilinear stony feature, mostly composed of large basal quartzite angular boulders and smaller rubble. Runs NE/SW for 4.3 m before curving to run ESE for 10 m (break in line, sand and turf covered, between 6.6 m and 9.2 m). ESE end disappears beneath dune. 2.3 m along this line (from WNW end) is a tumbled line of stone 7.3 m long running NNE (spread to 2.5 m wide).
Within deep eroded gully, up to 2.5 m below present ground surface to S.
Field boundary, perhaps related to sites 95, 98-100, 102, 104 to SW.
Recommendations: Monitor and survey. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3824 6779 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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