MHG53137 - Culkein

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Type and Period (1)

  • STRUCTURE? (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

L-shaped length of walling, measuring 6.4 m NNE/SSW along contour and turning ESE at S end for 3.2 m, with suggestion of return at N end. Composed of angular basal quartzite boulders 0.2 - 0.5 m across forming definite wall but little clear facing evident. Ground slightly higher within 'L'.
On long, open, WNW-facing slope in thin turf and moss, overlooking Kyle of Durness.
Part of structure? Or small terrace.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3775 6843 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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