MHG53146 - Culkein


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Type and Period (1)

  • WALL (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A substantial linear stony feature aligned ESE/WNW, 4.9 m long and 0.7 m wide. Two stones wide and up to two courses high (0.4 m), with clear facing. There is some tumble evident on the N side of the central section.
On high plateau under turf and heather. Overlooks mouth of Kyle of Durness and Balankeil Bay.
Length of walling, perhaps related to cultivation or stock control.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3801 6853 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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