MHG61790 - C19 sheep fank - Broubster, Caithness


A late-C19 sheep fank at Broubster, Caithness.

Type and Period (1)

  • FANK (19th Century - 1870 AD? to 1890 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A late-C19 sheep fank at Broubster, Caithness.

A sheep fank identified in LiDAR data gathered by AOC Archaeology in 2011 as part of the mitigation for the visual impact on the archaeological landscape associated with the proposed Baillie Hill windfarm, Caithness. Modern sheep fank. <1>

This feature is shown in this location on the OS 2nd Edition 25" map [IS-L 29/05/2020].

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 0276 6061 (22m by 22m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND06SW
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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