Wolfcleuchhead

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Alternative Names Craik Forest; Muckle Knowe; Knowebog Hill
Site Type ENCLOSURE
Canmore ID 53004
Site Number NT30NW 4
NGR NT 3245 0800
Council SCOTTISH BORDERS, THE
Parish ROBERTON
Former Region BORDERS
Former District ROXBURGH
Former County ROXBURGHSHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Archaeological Notes

NT30NW 4 3245 0800

NT 3245 0800. There are the remains of a small turf-banked enclosure on the saddle between Muckle Knowe and Knowebog Hill. It measures c.10.5m NW-SE by c.6.0m transversely and is formed by a bank 3.5m wide by 0.6m high, with a possible entrance in its NW side. The angles of the enclosure are rounded and the bank forming the NE side continues to the NW for a distance of c.10.0m, where it runs into the NE side of a small mutilated mound.
Surveyed at 1/10560.
Visited by OS (WDJ) 23 July 1962.

Scheduled with NT30NW 1.
Information from Historic Scotland, 10 April 1997.

Charity SC026749