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Bridge of Broubster

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<b>Bridge of Broubster</b>Posted by theloniousImage © thelonious
Nearest Town:Thurso (11km NNE)
OS Ref (GB):   ND04826005 / Sheets: 11, 12
Latitude:58° 31' 6.04" N
Longitude:   3° 38' 3.04" W

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01/08/2016 - Only about 100m between these two stones but I was tired by then so it seemed like forever. Nice stones in a lovely grassy area. thelonious Posted by thelonious
7th August 2016ce


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From Canmore

(A:ND 0481 6005) standing stone (NR)
(B: ND 0477 6015) Standing Stone (NR)
OS 6" map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1907)

The more southerly stone ('A') is 3ft 10ins high, 2ft broad and 8ins thick. It faces ENE-WSE, and the top is pointed.
The other stone ('B') faces N-S and is 4ft 6ins high, 2ft 1in broad and 1ft 1in to 7ins thick.
RCAHMS 1911.

These two standing stones are as described by the RCAHM.
Resurveyed at 1:2500.
Visited by OS (R D) 3 November 1964.
postman Posted by postman
19th August 2007ce
Edited 19th August 2007ce