MHG53968 - Irregular stone dyke, Garbh-leathad


30m long section of irregular stone dyke, recorded during walkover survey.

Type and Period (1)

  • DYKE (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Upper end of an ancient stone dyke which hasn’t degraded too much, compared with many others in the survey area. It trends downslope in deep heather for 30m and is several boulders high at 0.8m and is 1m wide.

A prehistoric date is suggested. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NC 7646 0983 (point) (Centred)
Map sheet NC70NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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