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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 830487

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/830487

HU34SW 43 3284 4377

During the course of a coastal zone assessment survey, a 3m wide and 05m high earthen bank was recorded running perpendicular to the coast. It is eroding over very high cliffs at its S extremity. It lies in rough grazing and is visible for over 50m inland.

The remains were assessed as being in fair condition, although further survey work was recommended in the area.

Sponsors: Historic Scotland and Shetland Amenity Trust

Information from EASE, December 1998, p. 146

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