MHG53131 - Eilean Dubh


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  • STRUCTURE? (Unknown date)

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Length of bank, 6 m N/S, with small stony heaps marking either end. Burrowing has created little gully along E side; possible return to E from S end marked by small concentration of stone. Deep sand cover (blown out of Kyle of Durness) evident here in burrows.
On level ground on W edge of island, under short, thick turf, above crags at shoreline. Deep burrowing in and around feature. W-facing across Kyle of Durness.
Possibly fragment of structure buried by sand, but impossible to say for certain.
Recommendations: Control rabbits. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3743 6891 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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