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Green Hill of Quoyness (Broch) — Miscellaneous

NMRS record no. HY20SW 7 is 4m high 25m E/W along the coastline by 18m N/S, representing one half of the original broch as shown from the air. A well-built wall survives on the east side and further traces can be found in the SW slopes. The north side has a large hollow now used to dump rubbish. Men extracting stone for building ceased on discovering bones - in 1979 more were found in the dense tumble of the NW fringe after storm damage. And Cursiter around 1887 found cists inserted into the top of the mound itself. wideford Posted by wideford
14th June 2017ce

The Dwarfie Stane (Chambered Tomb) — Images (click to view fullsize)

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25th January 2017ce
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