MHG684 - Mound, Dunnet


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Type and Period (2)

  • MOUND (Undated)
  • (Alternate Type) BROCH? (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Mound (NR) OS 6" map, (1960)

The slight remains of a very large 'Pictish House'. (Not recorded by the RCAHMS)
Name Book 1873.

An amorphous, grass-covered mound about 25m diameter and about 1m high. There is nothing about it to classify it as an antiquity.
Visited by OS (I S S) 9 March 1972.

Mound, diameter 20m, height 2m. (Wrongly numbered 657 on distribution map.)
R J Mercer 1980.

No change. Visited by OS (J M) 21 April 1982.

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Grid reference Centred ND 2212 7036 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND27SW
Civil Parish DUNNET
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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