MHG61859 - C19 sheep fank - Allt Torigil, Broubster


A mid-C19 sheep fank at Allt Torigil, Broubster.

Type and Period (1)

  • SHEEP FOLD (18th Century to 19th Century - 1800 AD? to 1875 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A mid-C19 sheep fank at Allt Torigil, Broubster.

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 circular sheep fank. <1>

This feature is shown in this location on the OS 1st Edition 6" map [IS-L 29/06/2020].

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 0326 5960 (16m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND05NW
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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