A probable fan-shaped multiple stone row measuring 22.5m long, including at least 52 small-sized stones arranged in at least 8 separate lines and situated on a south facing slope within a saddle with restricted sea views to the north. The row which was destroyed around 1994 was orientated north west to south east pointed towards a possible nearby cairn and stood in an area containing a number of prehistoric settlements.
|Scotland||Caithness||Northern Scotland||NC 97700 63400|
|Lat 58.54670885 Long-3.759353601|
Map showing the location of Borlum stone row.
|Type: Multiple||Length: 25.5m|
|No. of stones: 52||Size of stones: Only small|
|Orientation: 138°||Altitude: 68m|
|Upper end: Cairn||Lower end: –|
|Straight (Yes or No) :||Sea View: Yes|
|Context: Prehistoric settlement|
|Notes: 8 rows. Destroyed.|
|Public Access: Yes|
|Scheduled Ancient Monument: No|
Myatt, L.J., 1994, Borlum (Reay parish) In Discovery and Excavation, pg 33.
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FIRST PUBLISHED:- 13th February 2016
LAST UPDATED:- 27th March 2018