List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BROUGH [nr Tevath] Brough (Ruins of)
Brough (Ruins of)
Brough (Ruins of)
Rev. [Reverend D. Johnston
James Sinclair Tevath
Nicol Flett Hunscarth
101 Is applied to an ancient ruinous building said to have been a Picts house or Stronghold. A portion of its walls are still standing about 6 feet high, on its N.W. [North West] side . the other portion has been pulled down some time ago - It has been circular in shape and part of the walls which are still standing is about 14 feet thick - There is an underground cell which can be seen near its Centre. An urn has been found in it containing ashes - Situated 8 Chains to the south of the Ph [Parish] Manse
Rev. [Reverend] D. Johnston
James Sinclair
Nicol Flett
Handbook to the Orkneys
101 Is applied to a small district containing a few one storey high Slated & thatched farm houses with offices attached & detached Situated about one mile to the east of Netlater Various Proprietors

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Parish of Harray -- Orkney

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Brough: Note below Place entry: O.E. [Old English]

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