MHG53117 - Loch Borralie North-west


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Type and Period (1)

  • DYKE (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A turf-covered dyke running for several hundred metres in a NNE/SSW direction. Stone is evident in its fabric Stands up to 0.8 m high in best preserved sections and is about 1.4 m wide. Other sections are much reduced.
NNE end: NC 3851 6798
Near the centre: NC 3850 6790
SSW end: NC 3855 6766
Crossing a deep bowl surrounded by 40 m contour and then continuing SSW down into Hakon's Bowl and to NW edge of Loch Borralie.
Land division.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3850 6790 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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