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Mine Howe

Burial Chamber


The stonework on the vertical shaft is not unlike the well structures at Broch of Gurness and Hillock of Burroghston sites, providing footing through laterally protruding flattish rocks It could be that some of these shafts served a double purpose for their constructors of water supply and a hiding place. C Michael Hogan Posted by C Michael Hogan
9th October 2007ce

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