MHG53141 - Culkein


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  • STRUCTURE (Unknown date)

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Full Description

Rather amorphous L-shaped or curved linear feature, consisting of length of ill-defined stone walling 6.6 m long ESE/WNW with return 4.10 m long at W end, running N/S. Stones are flush with or just proud of turf. Facing evident in places, rounded NW ?terminus.
On fairly level ground on broad plateau, under thin turf and moss; burrowing in vicinity reveals sand. Overlooks Kyle of Durness.
Fragment of structure, buried in sand.
Recommendations: Monitor in case more is revealed and control rabbits. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3784 6825 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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