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Castle Rock, Auchmithie (11540)
- Current Priority
- Site Type
- Promontory Fort
Remains of a promontory fort. It is a square sided, sub-triangular projection into the sea fortified by means of three curved banks with medial ditches broken by a central causeway. The fort was diminutive and has been considerably eroded over time. Features included various postholes and hearths associated with a floor, possibly a single circular structure with a porch or series of windbreaks or lean-to shelters.
Condition and current recommendations:
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Record 31 on map 5 in Coastal Zone Assessment Survey - Angus, 2009