MHG994 - Standing Stones, Bridge of Broubster
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Type and Period (1)
- STANDING STONE (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC? to 551 BC?)
(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.
|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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