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Unst, Kame Of Cruss

Barrow (Prehistoric)(Possible)

Site Name Unst, Kame Of Cruss

Classification Barrow (Prehistoric)(Possible)

Canmore ID 48

Site Number HP50SE 28

NGR HP 5714 0470

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Shetland Islands
  • Parish Unst
  • Former Region Shetland Islands Area
  • Former District Shetland
  • Former County Shetland


Field Visit (6 May 1969)

HP 5714 0471. At the highest point of a headland there is a mound 8.0m in diameter and 0.8m high, apparently of earth. Looks like a barrow, but is probably natural as it is only one of a number of similar but smaller mounds along the coast.

Visited by OS(NKB) 6 May 1969


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