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Berneray, Loch Borve, Dunan

Dun (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Structure (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Berneray, Loch Borve, Dunan

Classification Dun (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Structure (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 10499

Site Number NF98SW 9

NGR NF 9097 8026

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish Harris
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NF98SW 9 9097 8026.

Dunan: A rocky promontory on the E side of Loch Borve, near its mouth, is the site of a dun which is now entirely obliterated.

RCAHMS 1928.

The site of this dun may be at NF 9097 8026, on a rocky promontory measuring 31 x 21.0m, which has slight traces of walling, constructed of large coursed stones in the centre. The name, however, is not known locally and there is no knowledge of a dun at this site.

Visited by OS (R D) 27 June 1965.


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