MHG54407 - Possible broch, Carsgoe


The site of a possible broch which was destroyed in antiquity.

Type and Period (1)

  • BROCH (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

ND/1463 (approx.)
Site of a possible broch in Thurso noted by Anderson as having been destroyed well before his time [1]. There is nothing to be seen on the site now [2].
Sources: 1. Anderson 1890, 184: 2. Swanson (ms) 1985, 634.
E W MacKie 2007 <1>

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Grid reference ND 1399 6299 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet ND16SW
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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