MHG53335 - Possible Barrow, Sutherland Road, Dornoch


The ring ditch of a possible barrow was recorded during evaluation at Sutherland Road, Dornoch.

Type and Period (2)

  • RING DITCH? (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)
  • BARROW? (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

No information. <1>

The shallow remains of a ditch, with two terminals were recorded during archaeological evaluation at Sutherland Road, Dornoch. There was no direct dating evidence, but it is considered that the form of the monument suggests it is the ditch of a Bronze Age barrow. A modern ditch cut through the possible ring ditch. <2>

No precise location information for this feature is given in the report, so the GIS information supplied must be treated as an approximate extent. <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 7913 8935 (50m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH78NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

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