MHG994 - Standing Stones, Bridge of Broubster
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Type and Period (1)
- STANDING STONE (Undated)
(A: ND 0481 6005) Standing Stone (NR)
(B: ND 0477 6015) Standing Stone (NR)
OS 6"map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1907)
The more southerly stone ('A') is 3ft 10ins high, 2ft broad and 8ins thick. It faces ENE-WSE, and the top is pointed.
The other stone ('B') faces N-S and is 4ft 6ins high, 2ft 1in broad and 1ft 1in to 7ins thick.
These two standing stones are as described by RCAHM.
Resurveyed at 1:2500. Visited by OS (R D) 3 November 1964.
As described. Visited by OS (J B) 21 September 1981.
RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Third report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Caithness, 108, No. 401 (Text/Report). SHG2664.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 0479 6010 (58m by 117m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2300:35:1177880253467667::::P35_SELECTED_MONUMENT:428 (Historic Scotland scheduled monument description (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM428 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/7947 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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