Housa Water

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Site Type DUN
Canmore ID 333
Site Number HU24SE 12
NGR HU 2884 4423
Council SHETLAND ISLANDS
Parish SANDSTING
Former Region SHETLAND ISLANDS AREA
Former District SHETLAND
Former County SHETLAND
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Archaeological Notes

HU24SE 12 2884 4423.

On island in loch, overgrown remains of circular dry stone structure, 14m in diameter. Masonry massive, maximum height 1m.
N Fojut 1980.

 
Books and References

Fojut, N (1980a) 'Housa Water (Sandsting p), dun', Discovery Excav Scot
Page(s): 28

Fojut, N (1985) 'Some thoughts on the Shetland Iron Age', in Smith, B Shetland archaeology: new work in Shetland in the 1970s, Lerwick
Page(s): 47-84

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