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Borag Knowe

Burnt Mound (Prehistoric)

Site Name Borag Knowe

Classification Burnt Mound (Prehistoric)

Canmore ID 7363

Site Number NC96SE 40

NGR NC 9730 6302

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Reay
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

NC96SE 40 9730 6302.

At NC 9730 6302, on the SW margin of marshy ground, is a crescent-shaped burnt mound 9.0m across the open NE side by 8.0m transversely and 0.5m high. A heavy heather overgrowth prevents exploration of the content. Surveyed at 1:10,000.

Visited by OS (J M) 6 August 1981.

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Field Visit (6 August 1981)

At NC 9730 6302, on the SW margin of marshy ground, is a crescent-shaped burnt mound 9.0m across the open NE side by 8.0m transversely and 0.5m high. A heavy heather overgrowth prevents exploration of the content. Surveyed at 1:10,000.

Visited by OS (J M) 6 August 1981.

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