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Publication Account

Date 2007

Event ID 586382

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Publication Account


ND16 16 UPPER SOUR ND/1085 6056

Possible broch in Halkirk, Caithness, consisting of a large grassy mound 2.4-2.7m (8-9ft) in height in which no traces of masonry can be seen. This is another classic Caithness 'mound on mound' site [3] and it has been partly quarried.

Sources: 1. NMRS site no. ND 16 SW 4: 2. RCAHMS 1911b, 35, no. 114: 3. Swanson (ms) 1985, 639.

E W MacKie 2007

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