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TITLE
Harbour Mound (broch) at Keiss, Caithness
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_P194
PLACENAME
Keiss
DISTRICT
Easter Caithness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Wick
DATE OF IMAGE
1871
PERIOD
1870s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31588
KEYWORDS
Keiss
brochs, Harbour Mound
Harbour Mound (broch) at Keiss, Caithness

Harbour Mound at Keiss in Caithness. Nineteenth-century excavations of the mound revealed a broch or circular tower commonly found in Caithness and Orkney. The broch had been rebuilt on several occasions. The illustration is from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland', Vol VIII, 1871

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Harbour Mound (broch) at Keiss, Caithness

CAITHNESS: Wick

1870s

Keiss; brochs, Harbour Mound

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (illustrations)

Harbour Mound at Keiss in Caithness. Nineteenth-century excavations of the mound revealed a broch or circular tower commonly found in Caithness and Orkney. The broch had been rebuilt on several occasions. The illustration is from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland', Vol VIII, 1871