RCAHMS records the monument as ND34NE1.
Batey C E 1984, 'CAITHNESS COASTAL SURVEY 1980-1982: DUNNET HEAD TO OUSDALE', Durham University Department of Archaeology Occasional Paper No. 3, 10, 79
Batey C E 1981, CAITHNESS COASTAL SURVEY 1981: INTERIM REPORT, TYPESCRIPT, Durham, WIC 184.
Davidson J L and Henshall A S 1991, THE CHAMBERED CAIRNS OF CAITHNESS: AN INVENTORY OF THEIR STRUCTURES AND THEIR CONTENT, 116, No CAT 27, Edinburgh University Press.
Henshall A S 1963, THE CHAMBERED TOMBS OF SCOTLAND, Vol 1, 273, CAT 27, Edinburgh University Press.
RCAHMS 1911, THIRD REPORT AND INVENTORY OF MONUMENTS AND CONSTRUCTIONS IN THE COUNTY OF CAITHNESS, 170, No. 540, Edinburgh: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
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