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"DUN TIDABORRACH", KIRKIBOST - ATLANTIC ROUND HOUSE (Undated)

"DUN TIDABORRACH", KIRKIBOST - ATLANTIC ROUND HOUSE (Undated)

Summary:

ATLANTIC ROUND HOUSE (Undated)
Site of broch or dun, now demolished

Location:

NB 18 35

Full description:

NB13NE 3 18 35.

"Dun Tidaborragh", on a rocky knoll 80 yds. from the shore at Kirkibost, was being cleared away when visited. (But see NB13SE 4).
RCAHMS 1928.

A drastically imprecise grid reference, which has nothing to do with the real position of the dun, which is SMR no. 162

References:

RCAHMCS. 1928. The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Ninth report with inventory of monuments and constructions in the Outer Hebrides, Skye and the Small Isles, Publisher: HMSO The RCAHMS 9th Report and Inventory: Outer Hebrides, Skye and the Small Isles. 30, No. 103

Acknowledgement:

Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006.

 

Title: "DUN TIDABORRACH", KIRKIBOST - ATLANTIC ROUND HOUSE (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Atlantic Round House
SMR Record ID: MWE4090
Grid Ref Northing: 935000
Grid Ref Easting: 118000
Record Maintained By: CEBL
Subject Id: 31333