MHG53197 - Peat cuttings, east of Durcha


Evidence for peat cutting.

Type and Period (1)

  • PEAT CUTTING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey in January 2010 identified evidence for peat cutting to the south east of East Durcha Farm, in rough and west ground towards the valley bottom. Most of the peat cuts are aligned NW-SE and are covered in deer grass and deep heather. There is no regular pattern to the cuttings. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5084 0183 (40m by 40m)
Map sheet NC50SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

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