MHG55991 - Dyke - Braehour, Halkirk


A dyke noted by RoCAS during a DBA and walkover survey in 2012 on behalf of the Forestry Commission Scotland.

Type and Period (1)

  • DYKE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A turf or stone dyke was noted during a DBA and walkover survey by RoCAS in 2012 on behalf of Forestry Commission Scotland. It was located under grass and rushes and ran northeast to southwest through a ride in the forestry plantation. The degraded banks are spread 2-3m wide and stand up to 1m high. There is a ditch on the north side of the dyke. <1>

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Grid reference Centred ND 1077 5271 (202m by 84m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND15SW
Civil Parish HALKIRK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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