MHG61897 - Medieval-post-medieval enclosure - Achiebraeskiall, Caithness


Medieval-post-medieval enclosure at Achiebraeskiall, Caithness.

Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (Medieval to 18th Century - 1500 AD? to 1800 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Medieval-post-medieval enclosure at Achiebraeskiall, Caithness.

Enclosure 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. <1>

There are slight indications in the LiDAR data that it may be earlier than the larger enclosure in the northern corner of which it is is located [IS-L 03/07/2020].

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Grid reference Centred ND 0164 6571 (130m by 85m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND06NW
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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