NC8427 : Broch, Feranach, Sutherland

taken 3 years ago, 4 km from Altanduin, Highland, Great Britain

Broch, Feranach, Sutherland
Broch, Feranach, Sutherland
From LinkExternal link : "This broch is situated towards the leading edge of a slight terrace on the N side of the Strath na Frithe and enjoys extensive views to the W. It measures 11m in diameter within a wall 3.4m in thickness, which is built of roughly squared blocks up to 1m across, and stands up to 2.5m in height. The entrance, which is on the W, is about 1.2m in height; a door-check is visible and there is a guard-chamber accessed from the S side of the entrance passage. There are five intra-mural chambers and traces of an intra-mural stair in the longest of the chambers on the N-NE."
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 November, 2015   (more nearby)
Thursday, 13 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Derelict, Disused  Defence, Military  Moorland 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 84413 27310 [1m precision]
WGS84: 58:13.1604N 3:58.1601W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 84413 27310
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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