MHG53164 - Kyle of Durness East


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Type and Period (1)

  • FIELD SYSTEM? (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Four roughly parallel gullies, each about 1 m wide and 0.5 m deep and 3-5 m apart, running NE/SW for c 100 m. Area is overgrown with rushes.
Within natural bowl formed by sand dunes at N and W and high limestone crags to S and E. Overlooks Kyle of Durness to W.
May be the remains of a field system, with drainage gullies between strip fields. However, no sign of rigs between the gullies. These could be natural features.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

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Grid reference NC 3740 6754 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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