MHG9156 - Broch, Gruinards


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Type and Period (1)

  • BROCH (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH59SW 1 549 908.

There is a broch at Greenyards on the south side of the River Carron. (Info from J M Joass to J Anderson)
J Anderson 1873.

Not listed as broch. A Graham 1950.

No further information found during field investigaton. Anderson is possibly referring to the broch NH59SE 5.
Visited by OS (W D J) 22 May 1963.

NH59 4 GRUINARDS ('Greenyards')
Possible broch in Kincardine, Sutherland the only record of which is a name on Joseph Anderson’s list [2]. This may however refer to site NH59 2 (see MHG9158).
Sources: 1. NMRS site no. NH 59 SW 1: 2. Anderson 1873, 193. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 5490 9080 (70m by 70m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH59SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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