MHG53162 - Kyle of Durness East
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Type and Period (1)
- SHIELING HUT? (Medieval - 1058 AD? to 1559 AD?)
- None recorded
Oval structure measuring 3 m N/S x 2.5 m, defined by ring of subangular boulders set in sand, c 0.5 m wide. A few stones in interior and around perimeter.
On level, NNE/SSW-running terrace, defined by craggy faces to E and W, in thin turf. W- and NW-facing over Kyle of Durness.
Possible shieling structure, very similar to site 183 and in similar topographic position.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>
- <1> Dataset/Database File: Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). 2003. Site gazetteer: Loch Borralie, Kyle of Durness. Site 184.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Lelong, O and MacGregor, G. 2003. Loch Borralie, Kyle of Durness: Project 950. Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). Digital. Site 184.
|Grid reference||NC 3739 6773 (point) (Approximate)|
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