Wolfcleuchhead

Enclosure

Site Name Wolfcleuchhead

Classification Enclosure

Alternative Name(s) Craik Forest; Muckle Knowe; Knowebog Hill

Canmore ID 53004

Site Number NT30NW 4

NGR NT 3245 0800

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Roberton
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Roxburgh
  • Former County Roxburghshire

Archaeology Notes

NT30NW 4 3245 0800

NT 3245 0800. There are the remains of a small turf-banked enclosure on the saddle between Muckle Knowe and Knowebog Hill. It measures c.10.5m NW-SE by c.6.0m transversely and is formed by a bank 3.5m wide by 0.6m high, with a possible entrance in its NW side. The angles of the enclosure are rounded and the bank forming the NE side continues to the NW for a distance of c.10.0m, where it runs into the NE side of a small mutilated mound.

Surveyed at 1/10560.

Visited by OS (WDJ) 23 July 1962.

Scheduled with NT30NW 1.

Information from Historic Scotland, 10 April 1997.

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