MHG53149 - Borralie

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Subrectangular structure, defined by low, partly turf-covered stone footings. Measures 6.4 m x 4.9 m internally. Bank is 1 m wide and 0.4 m (1 course) high. Concentration of boulders at NW end may be collapsed gable, but more likely some disturbed external feature. Entrance probably on NE side, but there is also a gap (from disturbance?) in SW side.
On NW shore of Loch Borralie under grass and bracken, below steep scarp.
Structure associated with Medieval/Post-Medieval occupation of Borralie.
Recommendations: Control bracken. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3840 6748 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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